If ever there was a statement in the form of a building then this Ulster Bank building in Belfast is the one! Very ornate, impressive and the adornments are elaborate and varied. Were those lovely metal railings melted down to make munitions during one of the intervening World Wars?
Photographer: Robert French
Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection
Date: Circa 1865 - 1914
NLI Ref: L_IMP_2677
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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
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