Newcastle Street, Belfast

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.

Newcastle Street



Northern Ireland

Newcastle Street in the Belfast Blitz

Photographers from the Belfast Telegraph captured the aftermath of the Belfast Blitz in 1941 when Luftwaffe bombs devastated the Newcastle Street area.

Newcastle Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim

Belfast Telegraph Photo: Residents and military personnel take in the destruction of a block of shops on the corner of Newcastle Street off the Newtownards Road, Belfast, Co. Antrim after the Belfast Blitz in May 1941. Copyright Belfast Telegraph.