T1312 : Rosslare Europort

taken 5 years ago, near to Ballygerry and Kilrane, Wexford, Ireland

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Rosslare Europort
Rosslare Europort
Rosslare Europort (Irish: Calafort Ros Láir) is a modern seaport, formerly called Rosslare Harbour, near the south eastern-most point of Ireland. It is the second most strategically important seaport in the State after Dublin. It is the second-busiest port in terms of ship visits and gross tonnage, and handles more unitised freight than any other Irish seaport except Dublin.

The harbour has four berths. Passenger ferries operate to and from Fishguard (Stena Line) and Pembroke Dock (Irish Ferries) in Wales, and to Cherbourg and Roscoff in France. The port also receives ships importing new cars into the country. The port area is largely on reclaimed land.
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T1312, 101 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 14 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 21 March, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Docks, Harbours 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! T 136 125 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:15.1823N 6:20.1728W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! T 137 121
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Ferry Terminal  Sea Port  Passenger Terminal  Harbour  Europort  Cruise Liner  Cruise Ship  Pier  Breakwater 

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