J3576 : Ships at Belfast

taken 2 years ago, near to Queens Island, Skegoneill, Cliftonville, Ballymacarret and Whitehouse, Northern Ireland

Ships at Belfast
Ships at Belfast
Three large bulk carriers at Stormont and West Twin wharfs in Belfast.
On the left is the 'Sanko Fortune' ( LinkExternal link Liberian flagged, 225m in length and 75,000 DWT), in the middle is the 'Nord Everest' ( LinkExternal link Singaporean flagged, 200m, 60,436 DWT) and on the right is the fabulously named 'MeNoMonee' ( LinkExternal link , Cypriot flagged, 190m, 58,595DWT).
Stormont Wharf, Belfast
Wharf at the Victoria Channel, Belfast docks. The wharf was constructed 1956-62 by Charles Brand & Son, to provide a total lineal quayage of 580 metres; this was further extended by an additional 250 metres which was completed in 2009. Stormont Wharf is now one of the longest deep water quays in Ireland.
West Twin Wharf, Belfast
Wharf at the Victoria Channel, Belfast docks.
The wharf was constructed in 1962-63 by Charles Brand & Son and has a total quayage of 212 metres. The large concrete silo, named West Twin Silo, was constructed 1962-64 for W.R Barnett and R. & H. Hall, with an extension added 1970-73. The modern metal silos to the far right are more recent additions again.
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Date Taken
Monday, 18 December, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 18 December, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  City, Town centre  Docks, Harbours 
Place (from Tags)
Stormont Wharf  Belfast 
Primary Subject of Photo
Ship 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 353 762 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:36.9566N 5:54.3171W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 351 755
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Bulk Carrier  Stormont Wharf  Three Ships  Bulk Carriers  Ship  Shipping 

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