J5082 : Tug and a dredger, Bangor harbour

taken 8 years ago, 3 km from Bangor, Northern Ireland

Tug and a dredger, Bangor harbour
Tug and a dredger, Bangor harbour
The tug 'Ada Dorothy' LinkExternal link alongside the backhoe dredger 'Aoibheann' LinkExternal link at the Eisenhower Pier in Bangor harbour. The dredger is being used at the site of a sewerage pipe outfall at Cloghfin near Blackhead (see related images at LinkExternal link ). When the weather is calm it is towed across Belfast Lough in the early morning and, after a days work, is towed back again in the evening to spend the night at Bangor. During periods of strong winds and/or heavy seas the dredger remains at Bangor.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 25 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 27 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  City, Town centre  Docks, Harbours 
Place (from Tags)
Bangor Harbour  Bangor 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 503 823 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:39.9876N 5:40.2192W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 503 823
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Tugboat  Tug  Tug Boat  Backhoe Dredger  Dredger  Pier  Eisenhower Pier 

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