J4973 : "Low-flying aircraft" sign, Newtownards

taken 12 years ago, near to Newtownards and Drumhirk, Northern Ireland

"Low-flying aircraft" sign, Newtownards
"Low-flying aircraft" sign, Newtownards
Low-flying aircraft sign J4973 : Newtownards aerodrome (2) on the Portaferry side of the Castlebawn roundabout.
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.

Road signs and markings, Northern Ireland

A collection of photographs showing road signs and marking in their context. It exists as a matter of record only, has no connection with any official body and does not claim to be a definitive or legally-binding guide. The official version is the Highway Code for Northern Ireland.

No breach of Crown copyright intended. I believe that my submissions are in accordance with the terms of the Open Government Licence for public sector information LinkExternal link

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Tuesday, 7 September, 2010   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 7 September, 2010
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Irish: geotagged! J 492 733 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.1767N 5:41.5336W
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Irish: geotagged! J 492 733
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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