J4073 : St Molua's Church, Stormont, Belfast (2013-4)

taken 6 years ago, near to Gilnahirk, Knock and Ballyhackamore, Northern Ireland

St Molua's Church, Stormont, Belfast (2013-4)
St Molua's Church, Stormont, Belfast (2013-4)
One of two stone plaques, by David Pettigrew, at the front of the church. This one is on the eastern side of the door.
St Molua's Church of Ireland, Stormont, Belfast

Enter the Swinging Sixties. Designed by Denis O’D Hanna, and completed in 1962, St Molua’s (CoI) cast aside much that was traditional and/or expected in church architecture. St Molua (sometimes known as Lugaidh, Molloch, Molluog or Murlach) was an Ulsterman born circa 530 who established a number of churches in Scotland – see LinkExternal link for a biography and LinkExternal link for other related photographs on Geograph.
The church is on the Upper Newtownards Road, a short distance past Stormont gates J3973 : Stormont gates, Belfast on the other side of the road.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 29 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 30 August, 2013
Geographical Context
Religious sites  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Place (from Tags)
Belfast 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 400 739 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.6794N 5:50.0562W
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Irish: geotagged! J 400 739
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Church  Dennis O D Hanna (Architect)  Relief  Carved Stone Plaque 

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