J3125 : The Ben Crom Reservoir and Slievelamagan

taken 15 years ago, 7 km NNE of Attical, Co Down, Northern Ireland

The Ben Crom Reservoir and Slievelamagan
The Ben Crom Reservoir and Slievelamagan
Snow capped Slievelamagan (see also J3324 : Towards Slievelamagan) reflected in the still waters of the Ben Crom Reservoir.
The Ben Crom Reservoir

The reservoir, the last part of the Belfast Water Commissioners plan for the area, was constructed in the upper Silent Valley from 1953-57 to hold and supply water into the larger Silent Valley Reservoir below. The dam wall is 700 feet across and the reservoir has a total capacity of 1.7 million gallons.

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J3125, 74 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Monday, 28 December, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 5 January, 2010
Category
Reservoir > Reservoir   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 317 256 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:9.7902N 5:59.0473W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 315 255
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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