William Whitla's bust

This bronze bust of William Whitla by Gilbert Bayes RBS is placed in a stone niche on the west wall of the Whitla Hall, in the Queen's University of Ireland, Belfast, overlooking a stone paved terrace and the university road.


This stone was laid by the most honourable the marquess of Londonderry
Chancellor of the University on the eight day of july 1939
John MacGeagh architect
Edward Maufe consulting architect


  • Photos and main text by Ludovico Carbone moc.liamg|1enobracocivodul#| Nicoletta Ventrella moc.liamg|attelocin.allertnev#| (August 2017).


  • Richard Froggatt, http://www.newulsterbiography.co.uk
  • R. G. Shanks, The legacies of Sir William Whitla. The Ulster Medical Journal, Volume 63, No. 1, pp. 52 - 75, April 1994

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