Now you see it, now you don’t! Southwold Pier vanishes during high levels of fog

Heavy patches of fog temporarily obscured the view of Southwold last week (Picture: Simon Turner)

Heavy patches of fog temporarily obscured the view of Southwold last week (Picture: Simon Turner) - Credit: Archant

It is an iconic landmark of the Suffolk coast which has been a prominent tourist attraction for more than a hundred years.

Without the fog, the pier was clearly visible (Picture: Simon Turner)

Without the fog, the pier was clearly visible (Picture: Simon Turner) - Credit: Archant

But on Wednesday, due to heavy patches of fog, Southwold Pier vanished temporarily behind a ghostly veil before the eyes of one keen photographer.

Simon Turner caught this stunning before and after image on Wednesday morning as the popular pier disappeared behind the fog- which had earlier seen the Met Office issue a yellow weather warning.


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