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CLIP 7870

Preventing the collapse of Mussenden Temple in Northern Ireland

Preventing the collapse of Mussenden Temple in Northern Ireland
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Key Info
  • Preventing the collapse of Mussenden Temple in Northern Ireland
  • Duration: 01:56
  • News report about engineers working to protect the Mussenden Temple in Northern Ireland. They are aiming to reinforce the headland underneath Mussenden temple at Downhill, in order to prevent it collapsing and falling into the sea. First broadcast on BBC NI Newsline on 3 February 2001
  • Subject:

    Geography

       Topic:

    Coastal Environment: Conflict and Management

  • Keywords: headland, rotunda, engineers, Mussenden Temple, Northern Ireland
Ideas for use in class
  • Could be used to inform an investigation into the need to preserve history in the local environment, and consider the contribution heritage tourism makes to society, the economy and the environment.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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