WORTHING. Share of £1. black. No 5594. Folds. A pier in Worthing, West Sussex. Originally opened in 1862 as a 291m long promenade deck. The pier head was increased in 1888. After a storm in March 1913, the Pier was rebuilt in 1914. Since 2008, Worthing Pier has been the home of the annual International Birdman competition which involves human 'birdmen' attempting to fly off the end of the pier as far as possible.
Date: 30 March 1863
Startprice: € 50