Porter’s Memorial Public Elementary School, Apsley Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim

Porter's Memorial Public Elementary School stood on Apsley Street, Belfast off Donegall Pass. Both girls and boys gathered there for evacuation in 1940.

Porter’s Memorial

73 Apsley Street


Co. Antrim


United Kingdom

On 4th July 1940, the Belfast Newsletter listed Porter’s Memorial Public Elementary School as a place from where unregistered children would be evacuated on Monday 8th July 1940.

This was part of an attempt to evacuate young people from Belfast a year before the Blitz.




Belfast Blitz Co. Antrim

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