Canning Place, Belfast

Canning Place runs off Canning Street, North Belfast. During the Second World War, evacuation of children took place from St. Paul's Elementary School.

Canning Place

Belfast

BT15 1NE

Northern Ireland

Canning Place in 1943

The following information is taken from the 1943 Belfast Street Directory.

Number First Name(s) Last Name Occupation
1-1a Vacant
3 Mrs. Martha Jane Wilson
5 William Scott Labourer
7 St. Paul's Public Elementary School

Places of Interest

The following places will be of interest to anyone wishing to explore more of the area's Second World War heritage.

Map showing St. Paul’s Public Elementary School, Canning Place, Belfast

St. Paul’s Public Elementary School, Canning Place, Belfast

5 Canning Place, Belfast

St. Paul's Public Elementary School stood on Canning Place, North Belfast. In 1940, it was a location from where evacuation of local children took place.

References

Lennon Wylie

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