J3576 : "Kotor" and "Arklow Marsh", Belfast harbour (January 2019)

taken 9 months ago, near to Queens Island, Whitehouse, Greencastle, Cliftonville and Skegoneill, Northern Ireland

"Kotor" and "Arklow Marsh", Belfast harbour (January 2019)
"Kotor" and "Arklow Marsh", Belfast harbour (January 2019)
The bulk carrier “Kotor” (IMO no 9571442) (2014/179 metres/32,474 dwt) LinkExternal link Stormont Wharf, discharging coal from Nikolayev/Nikolaev/Mykolaiv (Ukraine) LinkExternal link and LinkExternal link and the coaster “Arklow Marsh” (2010/136 metres/14,990 dwt), West Twin Wharf, discharging grain from Ipswich LinkExternal link. For an earlier ship of the same name see C8432 : The "Arklow Marsh" at Coleraine.
Five minutes later the snow arrived.
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.
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.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Albert Bridge and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
Loading map... (JavaScript required)
Grid Square
J3576, 764 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 22 January, 2019   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 22 January, 2019
Geographical Context
Docks, Harbours 
Place (from Tags)
Belfast  Stormont Wharf  West Twin Wharf 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 356 766 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:37.1886N 5:54.0172W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 355 760
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
Clickable map

Other Tags
Ships  Bulk Carrier  Coaster (Cargo Ship)  Arklow Shipping 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image Type (about): geograph 
This page has been viewed about 28 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register