J3576 : Ships at Belfast docks

taken 7 years ago, near to Queens Island, Whitehouse, Greencastle, Ballymacarret and Skegoneill, Northern Ireland

Ships at Belfast docks
Ships at Belfast docks
The 'Ben Maye' J3576 : The 'Ben Maye' at Belfast, 'Beaumont' J3576 : The 'Beaumont' at Belfast and 'Arklow Raider' J3576 : The 'Arklow Raider' at Belfast at Stormont & West Twin Wharfs, Belfast docks. See also J3576 : Stormont and West Twin wharfs, Belfast.
West Twin Wharf, Belfast
Wharf at the Victoria Channel, Belfast docks.
The wharf was constructed in 1962-63 by Charles Brand & Son and has a total quayage of 212 metres. The large concrete silo, named West Twin Silo, was constructed 1962-64 for W.R Barnett and R. & H. Hall, with an extension added 1970-73. The modern metal silos to the far right are more recent additions again.
Stormont Wharf, Belfast
Wharf at the Victoria Channel, Belfast docks. The wharf was constructed 1956-62 by Charles Brand & Son, to provide a total lineal quayage of 580 metres; this was further extended by an additional 250 metres which was completed in 2009. Stormont Wharf is now one of the longest deep water quays in Ireland.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 5 August, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 5 August, 2010
Category
Ships   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 356 765 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:37.1088N 5:54.0771W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 355 764
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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