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Each week, we share an interesting or curious image from the BHS Archives on the
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POTW Brighton Beach Hotel MovePhoto of the Week: Brighton Beach Hotel Move

In April 1888, a decision was made to move the entire (estimated eight million pound) Brighton Beach Hotel approximately 600 feet inland. How was this massive feat accomplished? Find out on the
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