The street signs of Belfast :: Shared Description

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.
by Albert Bridge
Related descriptions Selection is automatic and approximate, it might not always select closely matching descriptions

204 images use this description. Preview sample shown below:

J3673 : Grace Avenue sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3873 : Ormiston Park sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3374 : Castle Lane sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3272 : Meadowbank Place sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3471 : St Jude's Avenue sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3272 : Street sign, Derryvolgie Avenue, Belfast (1of3) by Albert Bridge
J3673 : Glenvarlock Street, Belfast (3) by Albert Bridge
J3774 : Edenvale Park sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3372 : Street sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3374 : Donegall Street sign, Belfast (2) by Albert Bridge
J3374 : Donegall Lane, Belfast (3) by Albert Bridge
J3374 : Callender Street sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3270 : Osborne Park sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3372 : "Sandhurst" sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3573 : Cappy Street, Belfast (2) by Albert Bridge
J3374 : Two street signs, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3774 : Street sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3773 : Enid Drive, Belfast (3) by Albert Bridge
J3374 : Castle Street sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3271 : Brookland Street sign, Belfast by Rossographer
J3674 : Witham Street sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3374 : Fountain Street sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3873 : Kingsleigh sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3774 : Earlswood Road sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge
J3773 : Kirkliston Drive sign, Belfast by Albert Bridge

... and 179 more images.

These Shared Descriptions are common to multiple images. For example, you can create a generic description for an object shown in a photo, and reuse the description on all photos of the object. All descriptions are public and shared between contributors, i.e. you can reuse a description created by others, just as they can use yours.
Created: Sat, 22 Jan 2011, Updated: Mon, 19 Mar 2012

The 'Shared Description' text on this page is Copyright 2011 Albert Bridge, however it is specifically licensed so that contributors can reuse it on their own images without restriction.

You are not logged in login | register