Year - 1790
Clifton Street Cemetery
Clifton Street


  • Clifton Street Cemetery opened 1790s;
  • It comprises 14,000 graves including Ireland’s largest Famine graveyard, some of the city’s wealthiest families, 8,000 poor graves and the graves of many of the leaders United Irishmen.
  • Clifton Cemetery is owned and maintained by Belfast City Council.
  • Stop 6 on the North Belfast Heritage Trail (next stop Belfast Orange Hall).

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