Queen Victoria Public Elementary School, Durham Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim

Queen Victoria Public Elementary School once stood on Durham Street southwest of Belfast city centre. Building of the Westlink redeveloped much of the area.

Queen Victoria Public Elementary

86 Durham Street

Belfast

Co. Antrim

BT12 4AF

United Kingdom

On 4th July 1940, the Belfast Newsletter listed Queen Victoria 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.

References

Facebook

Categories

Belfast Blitz Co. Antrim

Newsletter Signup

If you'd like to hear more from WartimeNI, you can sign up for regular free updates to your inbox. Just enter your email address below.