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Terrace Houses

Posted by
Bill (Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom) on 17 May 2018 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

Another view of Tea Lane. This type of house was built to accommodate the influx of workers as Belfast rapidly expanded during the 19th century.


grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

It was obviously felt that workers and their families didn't need much personal space. Nicely preserved and documented though

17 May 2018 9:39am

@grouser: You're absolutely right, especially as families tended to be bigger in 19th century.

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful frame, colors & textures!

17 May 2018 10:03am

@omid: Thanks, omid.

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

A great view of these terrace houses, which have a rich history!! I am intrigued by the unique sash windows where the lower sash is smaller.

17 May 2018 11:45am

@Steven: Well spotted, Steven.

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Well composed to show the symmetry. I like the blue door and shutters.

17 May 2018 12:56pm

@Ruthiebear: I appreciate your comments, Ruthie.

Irene from San Francisco, United States

I like this shot. It is simple and not cluttered.

17 May 2018 4:21pm

@Irene: I appreciate your comments, Irene.

Eye for Beauty from Florida, United States


17 May 2018 4:53pm

@Eye for Beauty: Thanks :)

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

The beauty in all the varying textures.

17 May 2018 6:57pm

@Michael Rawluk: The houses do have a certain beauty in their simplicity.

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

I love the colors and the placement of the windows. A wonderful image!

18 May 2018 1:45am

@Elaine Hancock: I think the shutters and doors stand out well against the white walls.

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

Simplicity of color and composition make this an excellent image.

19 May 2018 10:24am

@Anita: Thank you, Anita.