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Belfast in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
 

The Royal Sussex Regiment

 
 
The Royal Sussex Regiment Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 13, 2019
1. The Royal Sussex Regiment Marker
Inscription.  

This plaque records the fact that on
28th. June 1701
Arthur Chichester, 3rd. Earl of Donegall
by warrant of
his late Majesty King William III
formed the 35th Regiment of Foot
which has since become famous as
The Royal Sussex Regiment
and that the first recruits were encamped
on this site

 
Location. 54° 35.939′ N, 5° 55.832′ W. Marker is in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in County Antrim. Marker is at the intersection of Donegall Place and Castle Street, on the right when traveling south on Donegall Place. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3 Donegall Place, Belfast, Northern Ireland BT1 5AA, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. James McDonnell (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Donegall Place (about 180 meters away); Thomas Carnduff (about 180 meters away); Thomas Russell (about 180 meters away); The Water Office (about 180 meters away); Sir Samuel Ferguson
The Royal Sussex Regiment Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 13, 2019
2. The Royal Sussex Regiment Marker
On wall by building entrance
(about 210 meters away); Donegall Square North (about 210 meters away); a different marker also named Donegall Square North (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belfast.
 
Also see . . .
1. 35th (Royal Sussex) Regiment of Foot. (Submitted on June 4, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Royal Sussex Regiment. (Submitted on June 4, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 4, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 4, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 4, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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