J3372 : Winter Palm House, Botanic Gardens, Belfast

taken 11 years ago, near to Beal Feirste, Shankill, Belfast County Borough, Windsor and Stranmillis, Northern Ireland

Winter Palm House, Botanic Gardens, Belfast
Winter Palm House, Botanic Gardens, Belfast
The winter view of the Palm House – frost on the grass, no flowers in the beds and empty seats. J3372 : The Palm House, Botanic Gardens, Belfast shows a summer view.
Palm House, Botanic Gardens

Designed by Charles Lanyon, the Palm House was built in two stages. The wings were constructed in 1839-40 by Richard Turner of Dublin and the central dome in 1852 by Young of Edinburgh. A magnificent building, it is one of the oldest surviving curvilinear iron and glass structures in the world.

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Sunday, 3 January, 2010   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 3 January, 2010
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Palm house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 336 725 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.0177N 5:55.9946W
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Irish: geotagged! J 337 725
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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