Port of Belfast

Belfast Harbour Commissioners Records

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

Records of the Belfast Harbour Commissioners, 1660-1977. Containing a wide range of documents, volumes, correspondence, maps, plans and drawings etc, the collection comprises the extant business archive of the Belfast Harbour Commissioners, charting the history and development of the Port of Belfast and its environs from the 17th century onwards. Officially established by the Belfast Harbour Act o ...

Library

Belfast Harbour Commissioners Library

Belfast Harbour Commissioners

Library and archive collection of the Belfast Harbour Commissioners. Originally established as the Belfast Ballast Board, the Belfast Harbour Commissioners have been charged with the adminstration of Belfast Port and Harbour since 1785. The library collection dates from the 1850s and its early development reflected the wider cultural aspirations of the Harbour Commissioners at that time. According ...