Locations

Map showing Wartime Lough Neagh

Wartime Lough Neagh

During the Second World War, Lough Neagh was a valuable asset for the military in Northern Ireland who used the waters for training purposes.

Map showing Edenderry House, Church Street, Banbridge, Co. Down

Edenderry House, Church Street, Banbridge, Co. Down

Church Street, Banbridge, Co. Down

During the Second World War, Edenderry House in Banbridge, Co. Down housed British soldiers who trained and worked in the nearby countryside.

Map showing Sunnylands Camp, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim

Sunnylands Camp, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim

Sunnylands Avenue, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim

During the Second World War, Sunnylands Camp in Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim was the birthplace of the 1st U.S. Army Ranger Battalion in 1942.

Map showing General Sir James Steele Memorial, Ballycarry, Co. Antrim

General Sir James Steele Memorial, Ballycarry, Co. Antrim

Main Street, Ballycarry, Co. Antrim

On the Main Street of Ballycarry, Co. Antrim stands a memorial to the village's most famous son and British Army General Sir James Stuart Steele.

Map showing Musgrave Park Hospital, Stockman’s Lane, Belfast

Musgrave Park Hospital, Stockman’s Lane, Belfast

Stockman's Lane, Belfast

Musgrave Park Hospital on Stockman's Lane, Belfast served as No. 31 (London) General Hospital during the Second World War providing medical care.

Map showing Stockman’s Lane, Belfast

Stockman’s Lane, Belfast

Belfast

Stockman's Lane in Belfast is home to Musgrave Park Hospital, which saw use as No. 31 (London) General Hospital during the Second World War.

Map showing Army Dental Clinic, Antrim Road, Belfast

Army Dental Clinic, Antrim Road, Belfast

389-391 Antrim Road, Belfast

An Army Dental Clinic operated on the Antrim Road, Belfast during the Second World War. Mostly unchanged, the site remains a dentist's surgery today.

Map showing Antrim Road, Belfast

Antrim Road, Belfast

Belfast

The Antrim Road remains a main thoroughfare in North Belfast. During the Second World War, the area suffered badly in the Belfast Blitz of 1941.

Map showing Stoneyford, Co. Antrim during the Second World War

Stoneyford, Co. Antrim during the Second World War

Co. Antrim

Stoneyford lies north of Lisburn. During the Second World War, it was an area mined for materials used in Air Raid Shelter construction.