R5757 : Honans Quay, Limerick

taken 9 years ago, near to Limerick, Ardnacrusha and Athlunkard Bridge, Limerick, Ireland

Honans Quay, Limerick
Honans Quay, Limerick
The Honan family were a well known business family in Limerick in the 18th & 19th centuries, and this road, presumably built on the site of a quay, was undoubtedly named after one of the family. On the left is part of Sarsfield Lock, on the Shannon Navigation, which is still in use. Beyond it, in the far distance, is the 13th century King John's Castle.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 14 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Monday, 9 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! R 575 572 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:39.9144N 8:37.7249W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! R 574 572
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Road  Castle  Lock 

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