J3474 : Weir and cross-harbour bridges, Belfast (55)

taken 28 years ago, near to Belfast County Borough, Shankill, Ballymacarret, Cliftonville and Skegoneill, Northern Ireland

Weir and cross-harbour bridges, Belfast (55)
Weir and cross-harbour bridges, Belfast (55)
See J3474 : Weir and cross-harbour bridges, Belfast (54). Middlepath Street from the Station Street/Bridge End flyover. Some “mushrooms” are awaiting erection, between the cranes (middle background). The canopy of the former “Shell” petrol station, at Bridge End, is on the right just above the surviving coal yard (now a car park pending some future development). Part of the Sirocco Works can be seen towards the top and middle right. There is even a tobacco advertisement above the “40” sign at bottom left. Continue to J3475 : Weir and cross-harbour bridges, Belfast (56).
Building the Lagan weir and cross-harbour bridges, Belfast

A collection of photographs showing the building of the Lagan weir and the cross-harbour road and railway bridges in the early 1990’s. There are also some earlier shots of the pre-impounding River Lagan, of Donegall and Queen’s Quays, the Abercorn Basin and of the immediate area before demolition.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 November, 1992   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 18 October, 2011
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Construction, Development 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 346 744 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:36.0208N 5:55.0709W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 345 744
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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