J5683 : The coastline at Orlock

taken 8 years ago, near to Groomsport, Northern Ireland

The coastline at Orlock
The coastline at Orlock
The coastline at Orlock in north County Down. The observation post on the rocks dates from at least World War II and is described in J5583 : Observation Post at Orlock; the ships offshore can be seen in detail at J5685 : Two oil tankers off Orlock.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Thursday, 12 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Docks, Harbours  Defence, Military 
Place (from Tags)
Belfast Lough  Orlock 
Period (from Tags)
Second World War 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 560 835 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:40.5624N 5:34.8926W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 560 835
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Other Tags
Crude Oil Tanker  Oil Tanker  World War II  World War 2  Observation Post 

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