J3673 : Hyndford Street sign, Belfast

taken 12 years ago, near to Sydenham, Ballymacarret, Ormeau and Ballyhackamore, Northern Ireland

Hyndford Street sign, Belfast
Hyndford Street sign, Belfast
See J3673 : Hyndford Street, Belfast. The sign at the Beersbridge Road end. High enough to discourage (but probably not deter) souvenir hunters.
The street signs of Belfast

Note added 19 March 2012. Following representation made to this website I am now aware that publication of a photograph of a street name sign might be an offence under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. I was not aware of this when submitting. This note is to confirm that I have now stopped taking photographs of street name signs. If you object to any already submitted please click “Suggest an update to this image” and make your views known to a moderator.
The present Belfast City Council inherited a wide variety of street-name signs from the old Belfast Corporation. They included cast and tiled signs from the Victorian and Edwardian era, pressed white-on-black and even some which had been hand-painted. The more recent styles are, in the main, similar to those elsewhere in Northern Ireland although there are still ones of local interest – bilingual, incorporating housing association logos and decorative. One recent innovation has been the provision of modern signs in the style of the old tiled variety but incorporating the name of the “Quarter” used for tourist and marketing purposes.

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Date Taken
Monday, 25 January, 2010   (more nearby)
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Monday, 25 January, 2010
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Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 364 736 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.5548N 5:53.3772W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 364 736
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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