J4973 : The Castlebawn roundabout, Newtownards (4)

taken 13 years ago, near to Newtownards and Drumhirk, Northern Ireland

The Castlebawn roundabout, Newtownards (4)
The Castlebawn roundabout, Newtownards (4)
See J4973 : The Castlebawn roundabout, Newtownards (3). The street lights, on the Comber Road side of the roundabout, are lower than standard and are painted orange and white for the benefit of pilots using the aerodrome J4972 : Runway, Newtownards aerodrome (2). Continue to J4973 : The Castlebawn roundabout, Newtownards (5)
The Castlebawn roundabout, Newtownards

The Southern Relief Road (completed in 2009) joins the Belfast road to the Portaferry Road bypassing the town centre. The Castlebawn roundabout will serve the proposed Castlebawn shopping centre.

Newtownards Airport :: J4972


The aerodrome at Newtownards opened as Ards Airport in 1934. It was used by the RAF for training during WWII and was bombed by the Luftwaffe in 1941. After WWII it reverted to its role as a civil airport. It is now owned by the Ulster Flying Club LinkExternal link.

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Friday, 29 January, 2010   (more nearby)
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Friday, 29 January, 2010
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Street lights   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 491 732 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.1302N 5:41.6384W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 492 733
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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