Statue to R J McMordie, Belfast City Hall Gardens

Unveiled in 1919, this statue is to R.J. McMordie, Lord Mayor of Belfast from 1910 to 1914. He served as MP for Belfast East and his wife Julia McMordie, was one of two women elected to the first Parliament of Northern Ireland in 1921.

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