Gravestones

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Details

Location

Belfast

Year

1980s

Source

BBC NI

Format

film

colour

Length

04min 45sec

Silent

sound

Courtesy

BBC NI

Rights Holder

BBC NI

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Description

This clip features the Shankill graveyard.

Shot List

Diane Harron voiceover. Dr Richard Clark who preserves information from gravestones was disappointed when the Belfast City Council 'cleaned-up' the old Shankill graveyard, removing many of the tombstones. Exterior and interior shots of the Shankill graveyard. Gravestone of William S Baird the founder of the Belfast Telegraph is shown.

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