Identification Longshot and Talking Point 2040

  Brumas 20:57 14 Sep 2018
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Good Evening All

Whilst the building is named the location isn’t however there is some scribble on the back which may be useful if you can decipher it.

  QuizMan 21:11 14 Sep 2018

I think it is Granary Staithe. The word staithe suggests Norfolk to me.There is a granary staithe at Wroxham where I stay regularly, but I am not familiar with the Moorings Hotel.

  Flat Earther 01:53 15 Sep 2018

A bit of Googling turns up The Moorings Hotel, Burnham Overy Staithe, King's Lynn. Can't find any decent pics though.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:31 15 Sep 2018

Not the Moorings Hotel in Motherwell either - I've stayed there many times over the last 30 yrs.

  Brumas 12:39 15 Sep 2018

Flat Earther think this must be it as nobody can seem to find others in that area, Well Done.

  Govan1x 13:19 15 Sep 2018
Answer

Front view.Maybe

Click here

  wee eddie 13:49 15 Sep 2018

Absolutely not. The style of the chimney stacks is totally different

  Flat Earther 15:11 15 Sep 2018

Govan1x that looks like it from the riverside. The archway in the stone wall is a good pointer.

It also marries up with this grainy overhead pic, which shows at some time it appears there was some castellation either side of the balcony, but all the windows match, also the jetty and steps to the river. This shows the portico style porch from the original postcard too.

  Brumas 16:23 15 Sep 2018

Flat Earther, having studied the images I tend to agree with you in that Govan1x was correct in the first instance so i shall give it to him.

Well Done Govan1x and Well Done also to Flat Earther for the corroborative image.

  wee eddie 16:39 15 Sep 2018

Well done

  Govan1x 18:54 15 Sep 2018

Well i only came up with the Photo but it was QuizMan & Flat Earther who came up with a destination and where to look.

lets put it down to a team effort with Flat Earther the one that deserves the credit.

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