The information about the street names comes from several sources:


Other information comes from:

  • Belfast Origin and Growth of an Industrial City (Edited J C Beckett and R E Glasscock) BBC, 1967, Belfast. 
  • Origins of Some of Belfast's Street Names - John J. Marshall (compiled from articles printed in The Belfast Telegraph, Dec 1940 - Mar 1941)
  • John J Marshall Index 
  • Central Belfast A Historical Gazetteer - Marcus Patton (1993), Ulster Architectural Heritage Society
  • Béal Feirste agus áitainmneacha laistigh', Deirdre Uí Fhlannagáin, in Topothesia : essays in honour of T.S. Ó Máille, RTCOG (Galway, 1982) pp. 45-64.
  • Old Belfast - Rose Jane Leslie & Des Quail.
  • R M Young - The Town Book of Belfast 1892.  
  • The Gate Lodges of Ulster - J A K Dean
  • Belfast Street Directories
  • A Dictionary of London Place Names - A D Mills
  • Obituary for Fr Hugo Kerr CSsR written by Fr Paddy O'Donnell CSsR
  • Topographical information. In Raymond Gillespie and Stephen A. Royle, Irish Historic Towns Atlas, no. 12, Belfast, Part I, to 1840. Royal Irish Academy, Dublin, 2003 (, accessed 14 April 2016), text, pp 1–40.
  • The Clergy of Down and Connor, 1400–1900. Ambrose Macaulay, George O'Hanlon.
  • Malone, Belfast: The Early History of a Suburb Author(s): Trevor Carleton Source: Ulster Journal of Archaeology, 1978, Third Series, Vol. 41 (1978), pp. 94-101 Published by: Ulster Archaeological Society Stable URL:
  • East Belfast Images of Ireland, Keith Haines. Gill and MacMillan, Dublin, 1997. 
  • East Belfast Paintings and Stories from Harbour to Hills Keith Haines, Martin Cooke, Cottage Publications, Donaghdee,  2001. 
  • Folktown A History of Castle Street, King Street, Berry Street, Bank Street, Marquis Street and Smithfield. Éamon Phoenix and Sophie Rasmussen, Folktown Community Interest Company, 2018). 
  • Enchanting Pictures From the Life of a Belfast Family by Alex Wilson in the Belfast Telegraph - Tuesday 25 July 1950
  • Belfast: An Illustrated History Jonathan Bardon
  • M'Comb's Guide to Belfast,  The Giant's Causeway ... : William McComb 1861.
  • Belfast Scenery In Thirty Views 1832 (1983).  Publisher: Linen Hall Library Illustrators:Edward K. Proctor, Joseph Molloy.  Contributors:Fred Heatley, Hugh Dixon
  • Ballymacarrett A few sidelights on the local history of the old townland. James S Patton.
  • History of Westbourne in church files held by the Presbyterian Historical Society of Ireland. 
  • A Brief History of Cliftonville Golf Club Celebrating 100 years on the Westland Road, Belfast.  Hugh Daly