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Low Water Reveals Extent of Storm Damage to Dun Laoghaire's West Pier

8th April 2018
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A large piece of stonework has been dislodged from the roundhead apron at Dun Laoghaire's West Pier A large piece of stonework has been dislodged from the roundhead apron at Dun Laoghaire's West Pier

Following Afloat.ie photos showing the damage to the West Pier at Dun Laoghaire after Storm Emma, this weekend's low tide and calm seas revealed further evidence of the pressing need for repair works to the Pier's roundhead. 

Damage to the surface of Dun Laoghaire's East Pier is here

West pier storm damage 0067Weathering and erosion of the apron just before the West Pier roundhead

West pier storm damage 0074Above and below: Cracks and subsidence in the roundhead wall

West pier storm damage 0061

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