J3574 : Salt barn, Belfast

taken 15 years ago, near to Ballymacarret, Sydenham, Queens Island, Ballyhackamore and Shankill, Northern Ireland

Salt barn, Belfast
Salt barn, Belfast
This domed salt barn, at Airport Road West, was built in 1999 for the Roads Service. It can hold 6,000 tonnes of rock salt for use in de-icing during the winter. Apparently brine preserves wood but corrodes other building materials.
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Sunday, 18 May, 2008   (more nearby)
Sunday, 18 May, 2008
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Irish: geotagged! J 358 748 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:36.2054N 5:53.9007W
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Irish: geotagged! J 357 748
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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