Ravenscroft Avenue, Belfast

Ravenscroft Avenue in East Belfast suffered great damage during the Belfast Blitz. A high explosive bomb left a huge crater in the residential street.

Ravenscroft Avenue



Northern Ireland

Ravenscroft Avenue in the Belfast Blitz

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

Ravenscroft Avenue, Belfast, Co. Antrim

Belfast Telegraph Photo: AR 123. A giants crater left by a parachute mine at the junction of Crystal Street and Ravenscroft Avenue, Belfast, Co. Antrim after the Belfast Blitz in May 1941. Copyright Belfast Telegraph.