J4972 : Sea defences, Newtownards (1)

taken 15 years ago, near to Newtownards, Northern Ireland

Sea defences, Newtownards (1)
Sea defences, Newtownards (1)
The town of Newtownards, on the shore of Strangford Lough, has, during its history, been subject to flooding. The photograph shows the present flood prevention defences as seen (at low water) from the Portaferry Road.
Sea defences, Newtownards

The town of Newtownards, on the shore of Strangford Lough, has, during its history, been subject to flooding. This is a collection of photographs showing some of the measures used to protect the town against flooding. Those photographs submitted by me appear as a matter of geographical and historical record only. I have no connection with any official body. They should not be interpreted as expressing any opinion about the adequacy of the defences.

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J4972, 72 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 31 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 31 May, 2006
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Flood defence   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 49 72 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 54:34.7198N 5:41.3182W
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