J3829 : Newcastle Harbour, Co. Down

taken 16 years ago, near to Newcastle and Widows Row, Northern Ireland

Newcastle Harbour, Co. Down
Newcastle Harbour, Co. Down
Built in the 1840s as a loading point for the famous Mourne granite, which was extracted from the overlooking hills. Blocks of this granite were used to build docks in Belfast and Liverpool, as well as help construct the Albert memorial in London.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 24 May, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 5 July, 2005
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Harbour   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 38066 29710 [1m precision]
WGS84: 54:11.8664N 5:53.1112W
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