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Colin Brady

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Born and lived in Linden Street

billh35

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Not the same Colin Brady then!

JackM

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Re: West Belfast - August 1969 - can anyone tell me which street this is?
« Reply #62 on: June 23, 2018, 12:43:42 PM »


Here is a bus which didn't quite make it.   :)
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ldugan

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Re: West Belfast - August 1969 - can anyone tell me which street this is?
« Reply #63 on: June 23, 2018, 08:20:06 PM »


Here is a bus which didn't quite make it.   :)

Is this Spinner st ?

shamrock249

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Re: West Belfast - August 1969 - can anyone tell me which street this is?
« Reply #64 on: June 23, 2018, 08:23:40 PM »
Lower Clonard Street?

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Re: West Belfast - August 1969 - can anyone tell me which street this is?
« Reply #65 on: June 23, 2018, 09:38:26 PM »
Is this Spinner st ?
ARDOYNE HOOKER ST 1969

arkie two

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Re: West Belfast - August 1969 - can anyone tell me which street this is?
« Reply #66 on: June 24, 2018, 08:04:42 AM »
not spinner st.  not lr. clonard st.

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Re: West Belfast - August 1969 - can anyone tell me which street this is?
« Reply #67 on: July 10, 2018, 02:39:26 PM »


Here is a bus which didn't quite make it.   :)

The soldier is lying on the Crumlin Road looking into Hooker Street. the burnt out bus is at the junction of Chatham Street and there is another damaged bus to its left. This was 15th August 1969.

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Re: West Belfast - August 1969 - can anyone tell me which street this is?
« Reply #68 on: July 10, 2018, 08:52:20 PM »
You guys are really good. !

"Hooker Street, Belfast, and the remains of a massive fortress of flagstones ripped from the pavement. (4/8/69)"

https://www.pinterest.co.uk/pin/395683517242015376/



https://robertjbrand.wordpress.com/gallery/civil-rights/cr_8303_ira-2/

"Hooker Street, Belfast 1969, Day Five of Fighting"



Now,... what are the registration numbers of the buses. ?!  ::)