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    • 2009
    • 2010
    • Loyalist; Mural painting and decoration
    • Loyalist mural, Argyle St./Shankill Rd., West Belfast, 2009. Mural depicts WW1 memorial at Menin Gate, Ypres, Belgium to the unknown British and Commonwealth dead.


    • 2008
    • 2010
    • Loyalist; Memorials
    • Loyalist memorial, Aberdeen St./Shankill Rd., West Belfast, 2008. Memorial to victims of IRA attack on the Bayardo Bar (on this site) 1975.


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    • 2008
    • Non-aligned; Peace line
    • Non-aligned peace line, Flax Street/Crumlin Rd., Woodvale, date unknown. The peace line/gates separate Unionist/Loyalist Woodvale from Nationalist/Republican Ardoyne.


    • 2000
    • 2006
    • Loyalist; Mural painting and decoration
    • Loyalist mural, Hopewell Crescent, Lower Shankill, West Belfast, 2000. Mural makes links between three organisations, Ulster Defence Union, established in 1893 to resist Home Rule Legislation, the Ulster Defence Association, founded in 1972 as an...


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    • 2010
    • Memorials; Unionist; Mural painting and decoration; Nationalist
    • Cannon from siege of Derry 1689, on Walls of Derry, looking down over Nationalist murals, Bogside, Derry.


    • 2003
    • 2008
    • Republican; Mural painting and decoration
    • Republican mural, Ardoyne Ave., Ardoyne, 2003. Republican memorial with beret and gloves, lilies, Tricolour and Starry Plough flags. The border consists of 38 portraits of Republican activists/IRA Volunteers; insignia of four provinces of Ireland;...


    • 1976
    • 2010
    • Non-aligned; Catholic Church; Shrines; Catholic
    • Non-aligned/Catholic shrine, North Queen St./Teach na bFian (Fianna House), New Lodge, Belfast, 2010. Shrine to Our Lady of Lourdes, commemorating appearance of Virgin Mary to local girl (St. Bernadette) in 1858; shrine set in heart of New Lodge.


    • 2009
    • 2010
    • Non-aligned; Mural painting and decoration
    • Non-aligned mural, Alliance Rd./Alliance Parade, Ardoyne, 2009. Mural commemorates local history and memories, as through cine reel; sport, culture, local characters appear on very long mural.


    • 1974; 2004
    • 2010
    • Republican; Memorials
    • Republican memorial, Culdee Terrace, Armagh, 1974/2004. Memorial stone to Official IRA Volunteers killed by British Army April 1973. Starry Plough above inscriptions; Ná bíodh amhras ar éinne cé bhéas ina mhaistir ar an tír seo nuair a ...


    • 1976
    • 2010
    • Republican; Memorials
    • Republican memorial, Berwick Rd., Ardoyne, North Belfast, 1976. Garden of remembrance to Republicans and civilians from Ardoyne, Bone and Ligoniel killed in the conflict. Easter lily to left and right; plaque; Celtic cross; above 'It is not those...


    • 1979
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    • Graffiti; Republican; Royal Ulster Constabulary
    • Republican graffiti, Falls Road, West Belfast, 1979. Graffiti refers to recently elected Conservative Prime Minister in Britiain and the Royal Ulster Constabulary: 'Death to Thatcher and the R.U.C'. Underneath, graffiti from the election campaign...


    • 1981
    •  
    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Sands, Bobby, -1981; Prisoners; H-Blocks; Thatcher, Margaret
    • Republican mural, Rockmore Rd., Falls, West Belfast, 1981. Mural painted during the Hunger Strikes, before death of Bobby Sands. On left, image of scroll, with quotation from Bobby Sands, 'You cannot put a rope around the neck of an idea/You cannot...


    • 1981
    •  
    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Sands, Bobby, -1981
    • Republican mural, Shaws Road, West Belfast, 1981.Mural protesting death of Bobby Sands, first Hunger Striker to die. 'The Lark and the Freedom Fighter' (title of collection of Sands' writings from prison). Quotation from text: 'I have the spirit of...


    • 1981
    •  
    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican
    • Republican mural, Lenadoon Avenue, Andersonstown, West Belfast, 1981. Quotation from poem by Patrick Galvin, 'Letter to a British soldier on Irish soil': 'When you came to this land/You said you came to understand/Soldier we're tired of your...


    • 1981
    •  
    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Sands, Bobby, -1981; Hunger strikes
    • Republican mural, Shaws Road, West Belfast, 1981. Left of mural: slogan protesting death of Bobby Sands, first Hunger Striker to die. 'The Right Honourable Bobby Sands Esq MP Murdered by his Fellow Members of H[er].M[ajesty's].Govt'; Bobby Sands...


    • 1981
    •  
    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Hunger strikes
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, Beechmount, West Belfast, 1981. Beechmount Avenue was an important locus for muralists in 1981. This mural depicts 'The Five Just Demands' of the Republican prisoners on the dirty protest and thenthe Hunger...


    • 1981
    • 2010
    • Non-aligned; Mural painting and decoration
    • Non-aligned mural, Lenadoon Avenue, Lenadoon, 2010. Graffiti painted over; graffiti, from period of hunger strike: 'The People of Lenadoon Support Joe McDonnell and His Brave Comrades on Hunger Strike'.


    • 1981
    •  
    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Hunger strikes; Thatcher, Margaret; Nineteen sixty-nine, A.D.
    • Republican mural, Clowney St., Beechmount, West Belfast, 1981. Centre: Republican phoenix rising from the ashes; above left and right, four emblems of provinces of Ireland. Slogan left: 'The people arose in 69, they will do it again at any time'....


    • 1981
    •  
    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; H-Blocks; Hunger strikes
    • Republican mural, Andersonstown Road, West Belfast, 1981. Left: the lark in barbed wire ('The Lark and the Freedom Fighter' is the title of a collection of Bobby Sands' writings from prison), surrounded by emblems of four ancient provinces of...


    • 1981
    •  
    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Hunger strikes; Thatcher, Margaret; Nineteen sixty-nine, A.D.
    • Republican mural, Clowney St., Beechmount, West Belfast, 1981. Centre: Republican phoenix rising from the ashes; above left and right, four emblems of provinces of Ireland. Slogan left: 'The people arose in 69, they will do it again at any time'....

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