J3576 : The 'Star Curacao' at Belfast

taken 1 year ago, 3 km from Belfast, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland

The 'Star Curacao' at Belfast
The 'Star Curacao' at Belfast
109m (4400 DWT) Dutch flagged edible oil tanker 'Star Curacao' LinkExternal link arriving into Belfast from Rotterdam.
West Twin Wharf, Belfast

Wharf at the Victoria Channel, Belfast docks.
The wharf was constructed in 1962-63 by Charles Brand & Son and has a total quayage of 212 metres. The large concrete silo, named West Twin Silo, was constructed 1962-64 for W.R Barnett and R. & H. Hall, with an extension added 1970-73. The modern metal silos to the far right are more recent additions again.

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J3576, 992 images   (more nearby search)
Date Taken
Monday, 3 April, 2023   (more nearby)
Monday, 3 April, 2023
Geographical Context
Coastal  City, Town centre  Industry  Docks, Harbours 
Ship (from Tags)
Oil Tanker 
Place (from Tags)
West Twin Wharf  Belfast  Belfast Docks  Belfast Harbour 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 3582 7677 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:37.2510N 5:53.8839W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 3531 7583
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Oil Tanker  Edible Oil Tanker  Belfast  Belfast Harbour  Belfast Docks 

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