J3575 : The SS 'Nomadic' at Belfast

taken 4 years ago, near to Ballymacarret, Queens Island, Belfast County Borough, Shankill and Skegoneill, Northern Ireland

The SS 'Nomadic' at Belfast
The SS 'Nomadic' at Belfast
The SS 'Nomadic' in the Hamilton Dock with Titanic Belfast beyond. Now restored and looking quite magnificent, compare this view of the ship to J3474 : SS Nomadic returns to Belfast on a barge, July 2006 and J3475 : SS 'Nomadic' at Barnett Dock, Belfast when she first returned to Belfast.
The Titanic Quarter, Belfast
A selection of photographs showing some of the buildings and the undeveloped sites in the Titanic Quarter, Belfast. The area includes 185 acres of the former Harland & Wolff shipyard. The new buildings cover a range of uses including apartments, offices, hotel, a college, the Public Record Office for Northern Ireland and the “Titanic Belfast”.
The Hamilton Dock, Belfast
A dry dock entered via the Abercorn Basin and once used by Harland & Wolff for repairs to coasters etc. Long disused and now (2011) being renovated as part of the Titanic Quarter developments.

There was an application, in March 2011, for planning permission: “0435/F Hamilton Graving Dock, Queens Road, Queens Island, Belfast Restoration of former graving dock, display of former caisson gate and SS Nomadic ship in permanently dry dock. Ship to include interpretation education space, cafe & entertainments licence. Proposals to dock side to include repair to existing surfaces and new surface materials, new lighting, boundary railings and dock edge railings as well as restoration and extension of existing pump house and installation of bridge and gangways”.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 25 May, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 27 May, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre 
Place (from Tags)
Belfast Docks 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 350 751 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:36.3700N 5:54.6909W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 349 750
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Belfast  Belfast Harbour  Titanic Quarter  Titanic Belfast  SS Nomadic 

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