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This Georgian former mining and shipping town is worth a visit if you’re planning a day trip up the coast. As well as a regenerated historic harbour (attacked by the Americans during the war of independence!), Whitehaven has two good options for rainy weather: – the Beacon Museum overlooking the…
Whitehaven is an old Georgian town with a long history . Sailing ships left here to ply their trade all over the world. A large marina in the centre of the town acts as a focal point for many activities and walks in the lovely town.
One of the most preserved Georgian towns in Europe; with an outstanding sea wall and Harbour area; local market and high street shops.