SD4096 : Bowness Pier, Bowness-on-Windermere

taken 2 months ago, near to Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, Great Britain

Bowness Pier, Bowness-on-Windermere
Bowness Pier, Bowness-on-Windermere
Departure point for lake cruises. MV Tern is a former steamship. According to the owner's website - Tern was first launched in 1891 she was built by Forrest & Son, Wivenhoe, Essex as a steam powered yacht. Capacity now 350 passengers. Re-engined in 1956 and currently 145' long and weighs 121 tonnes. Propulsion is by 2 x 6 cylinder Cummins diesel engines good for 10 knots. At time of writing she is operated by Windermere Lake Cruises Ltd.
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SD4096, 379 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 18 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 13 October, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Place (from Tags)
Bowness-on-Windermere 
County (from Tags)
Cumbria 
Lake (from Tags)
Windermere 
Primary Subject of Photo
Lake 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4010 9677 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:21.7748N 2:55.4004W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4015 9678
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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