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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Belfast
Town
Belfast
County
Antrim
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6190
Current location

Incorporated into the entrance.
63-67
Sandy Row Community Centre
Sandy Row
Belfast
Belfast
Antrim
BT12 5ER
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 45791 29016
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • The former brewery was in the northern end of Sandy Row opposite its junction with Wellwood St
    and the memorial was in its yard.
    Former Belfast and Ulster Brewing Co. (Demolished)
    Sandy Row
    Belfast
    Belfast
    Antrim
    BT12
    Northern Ireland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Elaborate stone mural inset into wall of the Brewery. Three seperate panels with plaque bearing inscription below. Upper Panel: Crown and shamrock. Left Panel: Red hand of Ulster on shield within wreath. Right Panel: Belfast City Arms within wreath. Associated engraved brass wall mounted plaque below.
Inscription
FOR GOD AND ULSTER/ 1912/ ULSTER VOLUNTEER FORCE/ SOUTH BELFAST BATTALION/ TRAINED IN THE ADJOINING BREWERY YARD/ THESE STONES/ ARE KEPT IN REMEMBRANCE/ "LEST WE FORGET"
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
History
The brewery closed in the early 1880s, and had many subsequent uses.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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