Hastings Pier, Hastings

RIBApix ref no RIBA135948
Architect/DesignerBirch, Eugenius
de Rijke Marsh Morgan
Artist/PhotographerNieva, German
CountryUK: England
CityHastings
Subject Date1872
Image Date2017
ViewExterior
StyleVictorian
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceNieva IMG_6900
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit German Nieva / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Victorian pier was severely damaged by fire in 2010. After an architectural competition and the involvement of Historic England, the architects dRMM (de Rijke Marsh Morgan) won and the redeveloped pier was awarded the Stirling Prize in 2017. Since then the charity running the pier has gone into administration.

Subject tags

seaside architecture, piers