Areas affected by the Luftwaffe bombs in 1941
The following areas sustained great damage during the Belfast Blitz raids that occurred on 15th-16th April 1941 and 4th-5th May 1941.
Newcastle Street, Belfast, Co. Down
Newcastle Street off the Newtownards Road in East Belfast was devastated in the Belfast Blitz of 1941. The top end of the street no longer features on maps.
Queen’s Road, Belfast, Co. Down
Queen's Road runs through what is now the Titanic Quarter in Belfast, Co. Down. In 1941, Luftwaffe bombs rained down on the shipyards in the Belfast Blitz.
Ravenscroft Avenue, Belfast, Co. Down
Ravenscroft Avenue in East Belfast, Co. Down suffered great damage during the Belfast Blitz. Luftwaffe bombs left a huge crater in the residential street.
Bombs on East Belfast
Images captured by Belfast Telegraph photographers in the aftermath of the Belfast Blitz.