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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
 

People

Sandy Row

 

— A little part of Belfast —

 
People Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 12, 2019
1. People Marker
Inscription.  

[Historic photo captions read]

1. Mr R. J. Moss, Headmaster of Mabel St. School from 1886-1921

2. Saturday night dancing at the Orange Hall in Sandy Row

3. John Brown pictured outside his popular 'Ribbon Shop'

4. A friendly chat on the street

5. Soccer ace Joe Bambrick (Glentoran, Linfield, Chelsea and Northern Ireland)

6. The Linfield Seven Trophy Winning Team (1961-62)

7. Tommy McCutcheon's fish and tackle shop

8. The Blythe Street Committee in 1970

9. Albert Winchester the cobbler busy at work

10. Catering for those with a sweet tooth
 
Erected by Historic Sandy Row.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places.
 
Location. 54° 35.613′ N, 5° 56.184′ W. Marker is in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Marker is at the intersection of Sandy Row and Hope Street, on the right when traveling north on Sandy Row. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belfast, Northern Ireland BT12 5DR, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Buildings & Housing (here, next to this marker); Industry (here, next to this

Sandy Row Community Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Sandy Row Community Markers
marker); Culture (a few steps from this marker); History (a few steps from this marker); Mother Daughter Sister (within shouting distance of this marker); King William III - "King Billy's on the Wall" (within shouting distance of this marker); Sandy Row (within shouting distance of this marker); Great Victoria Street (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belfast.
 
Also see . . .
1. Sandy Row Community Forum. (Submitted on May 21, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Sandy Row at Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 21, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Homes and Murals along Sandy Row south of Hope Street image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Homes and Murals along Sandy Row south of Hope Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 21, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 21, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 97 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 21, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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Nov. 26, 2020