Historical information about this webcam
This live webcam in Bridport is from Eype and views towards West Bay and East Cliff from the Highlands End Holiday Park. The park has a quality Restaurant and Bar and an exclusive Leisure Club, with an indoor heated swimming pool and gym.
Eype is one of West Dorset's most beautiful villages. Situated on the magnificent World Heritage Coastline and close to the historic market town of Bridport. Eype beach to the west has the magnificent Golden Cap - the highest cliff on the south coast at
191m above sea level.
Eype means "steep place" and many of its buildings can be traced back to the late eighteenth or early nineteenth centuries, but little is known in detail until the Victorian era.