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rathlin

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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #15 on: August 08, 2012, 10:01:39 PM »
Hasting Street Barracks.
 
 
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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #16 on: August 10, 2012, 11:02:45 AM »
Christian Place from Irwin Street.  All these poor children and not a shoe between them.  Notice the window shutters and they helped to keep the house warm during the winter.
 
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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #17 on: August 11, 2012, 04:18:04 PM »
Donegall Road / Falls Road.
 
 
 
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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #18 on: August 11, 2012, 11:39:37 PM »
Christian Place from Irwin Street.  All these poor children and not a shoe between them.  Notice the window shutters and they helped to keep the house warm during the winter.Hi Rathlin. Have you any idea when this was taken? My Gt Granda lived in Christian Place as a child in the 1890's.
 


rathlin

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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #19 on: August 12, 2012, 08:29:57 AM »
No date is given and I think they were taken around 1902.  A number of photographs of the area were taken that year.
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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #20 on: August 12, 2012, 11:53:29 AM »
Christian Place from Irwin Street.  All these poor children and not a shoe between them.  Notice the window shutters and they helped to keep the house warm during the winter.
 


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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #21 on: August 12, 2012, 09:06:12 PM »
hastings st is where i took my driving test from age seventeen my mother paid for me thirteen pounds a pound a lesson passed first time driving a morris 1000 from star taxis crumlin rd facing agnes st the driving instructer was a goodin gismo

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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #22 on: August 14, 2012, 07:39:50 AM »
hastings st is where i took my driving test from age seventeen my mother paid for me thirteen pounds a pound a lesson passed first time driving a morris 1000 from star taxis crumlin rd facing agnes st the driving instructer was a goodin gismo
http://www.u.tv/utvplayer/video/133770 Gismo funny you saying about taking your driving test in HASTING ST.Well the great GEORGE BEST did the same  ;) Hope you can see this clip ok.
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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #23 on: August 15, 2012, 08:46:36 AM »
Thanks Rathlin. Makes you realise just how tough life was then.

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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #24 on: August 15, 2012, 05:27:12 PM »
Cullingtree Road Barracks.
 
 
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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #25 on: August 17, 2012, 04:51:03 PM »
 
 
An old photograph of a mineral water cart.  The company was estblished in 1825.  Notice, no number plate, no rear lights and the spare wheel on to of the cab.
 
 
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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #26 on: August 18, 2012, 08:56:39 PM »
Tram no 344 passes Grosvenor Memorial Church.
 
 
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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #27 on: August 21, 2012, 11:36:53 AM »
Falls Road/Peel Street 1935.   The West End Bar.
 
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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #28 on: August 21, 2012, 04:15:02 PM »
Once again Im asking does anyone have any pictures of Alma Street.  heres hoping

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Re: Black and white photographs of the Falls, pre 194o.
« Reply #29 on: August 24, 2012, 04:57:26 PM »
St Mary's.
 
 
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