Photos: Appledore coast path suffers storm damage

17:31 10 January 2014

The damage along the South West Coast Path at Appledore. Pic: Martin Caddy.

The damage along the South West Coast Path at Appledore. Pic: Martin Caddy.

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The section of the South West Coast Path by Appledore Lifeboat Station has been closed off temporarily.

The damage along the South West Coast Path at Appledore. Pic: Martin Caddy.The damage along the South West Coast Path at Appledore. Pic: Martin Caddy.

A SECTION of the South West Coast Path in Appledore has been closed off due to damage from the storms last weekend.

The area by the Appledore Lifeboat Station travels up some steps and on to a walkway above a low cliff.

But the steps and cliff face got hammered by the sea during the spring tides and now cracks have appeared in the steps and the walkway has been undercut.

Temporary closure notices are up and the diversion along the Torridge Road is marked on the map. For more info visit ww.southwestcoastpath.com.

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