J3372 : Snow at the Palm House, Botanic Gardens

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

Snow at the Palm House, Botanic Gardens
Snow at the Palm House, Botanic Gardens
A wintry scene at the Palm House in Botanic Gardens, Belfast. See also J3372 : The Palm House, Botanic Gardens, Belfast for view in warmer conditions.
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.

More snow 2010 :: J3773

The cold spell, which started well before Christmas 2009, has persisted into 2010. After a period with minimal snow, there was a heavy fall on the morning of 6 January 2010. It lasted about 2˝ hours.

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Wednesday, 6 January, 2010   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 12 January, 2010
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Botanical gardens   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 336 725 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.0231N 5:55.9943W
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Irish: geotagged! J 336 725
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