J3979 : Council van, Holywood

taken 8 years ago, near to Holywood and Cultra, Northern Ireland

Council van, Holywood
Council van, Holywood
13.55 - a North Down Borough Council van standing by with more sandbags – just in case.
High tide and flood alert, Holywood (6 January 2014)

Some photographs taken at The Esplanade, Holywood, in the period before high water (14.58), Belfast Lough. This was the fourth successive exceptionally high tide since 3 January where flooding had been predicted. In the event, although there been flooding on previous days, today’s slightly lower tide, which was not backed by a strong wind, did not affect neighbouring houses.

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Date Taken
Monday, 6 January, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 9 January, 2014
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  Air, Sky, Weather 
Place (from Tags)
Holywood 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 394 791 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:38.4786N 5:50.4279W
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Irish: geotagged! J 394 791
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Flood Warning  Flooding Alert  Van  Vehicle  Sandbags 

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