J5081 : Olympic Torch Relay, Bangor

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Olympic Torch Relay, Bangor
Olympic Torch Relay, Bangor
The torch relay Abbey Street in Bangor. A relay runner begins his run after lighting his torch from the previous participant's torch. The man in grey running alongside is an officer from the Metropolitan Police Service. According to the service: "As the host city police force, the Met will be providing a torch security team, who are responsible for the integrity, safety and security of the Olympic and Paralympic Flames and the torchbearer who is holding the Flame. A Torch Security Team will provide the immediate protection to the Flame and the torchbearer throughout the Relays."
Olympic Torch Relay, Bangor
Day 16 of the 2012 London Olympic Games Torch Relay as it passed through Bangor, County Down LinkExternal link . The relay began in the town at approximately 6:49am and was completed by around 7:30am.
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2012
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Date Taken
Sunday, 3 June, 2012   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 3 June, 2012
Geographical Context
People, Events  Suburb, Urban fringe  Sport, Leisure 
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Abbey Street  Bangor 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 503 813 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:39.4767N 5:40.2856W
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Irish: geotagged! J 503 813
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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