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    • 2011
    • 2011
    • Nationalist; Mural painting and decoration
    • Nationalist mural, Cultúrlann, Falls Rd., West Belfast, 2011. Mural painted on building works; detail: 'An Ceathrú Póilí' (Irish Language bookshop in Cultúrlann), boy carrying copies of modern and contemporary literature written in Gaelic.


    • 2009
    • 2010
    • Unionist; Loyalist; Memorials
    • Unionist/Loyalist memorial, Woodvale Rd., Woodvale, West Belfast, 2009. '1st Shankill Somme Assoc. Garden of Reflection'.


    • 2009
    • 2010
    • Loyalist; Mural painting and decoration
    • Loyalist mural, Boundary Way, Lower Shankill, West Belfast, 2009. Mural commemorates Andrew Jackson, 7th President of the United States, of Ulster-Scots descent. Mural contains portrait of Jackson; representation of the family home in...


    • 2000
    • 2002
    • Republican; Mural painting and decoration
    • Republican mural, Rosnareen Ave., Andersonstown, West Belfast, 2000. 'Disband RUC Now'; image of armed RUC policeman wearing Orange sash.


    • 2009
    • 2009
    • Non-aligned; Mural painting and decoration
    • Non-aligned mural, Hopewell Crescent, Lower Shankill, West Belfast, 2009. Human rights mural; replaces 'Ethnic Cleansing' mural on same site as part of Re-imaging Communities Programme.


    • 2010
    • 2010
    • Loyalist; Mural painting and decoration
    • Loyalist mural, York Rd., North Belfast, 2009. Mural commemorates history of Irish regiments in British Army; regimental insignia; battle honours; 'from the Boyne to Afghanistan Faugh a Ballagh' (Anglicisation of Irish 'Fág an Bealach' Clear the...


    • 2000
    • 2010
    • Loyalist; Mural painting and decoration
    • Loyalist mural, Hopewell Crescent, Lower Shankill, West Belfast, 2000. Loyalist prisoners mural; fists breaking manacles; H-block with watchtower; UDA/UFF LPOW; 'Freedom 2000'.


    • 2011
    • 2011
    • Nationalist; Mural painting and decoration
    • Nationalist mural, Cultúrlann, Falls Rd., West Belfast, 2011. Mural painted on building works; to left, representation of Saint Patrick and the Christian conversion of Ireland; right: reference to Celtic mythology and the 'salmon leap' of...


    • 2002
    •  
    • Flags; Great Britain; Israel
    • Flags on the Shankill Road, West Belfast. From left, the Northern Irish flag (Red Cross on white background, Red hand of Ulster centre, with Union Jack, top left corner; Union Jacks; Israeli flag - some Loyalists identify with Israel's position as...


    • 1989
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    • Graffiti; Loyalist; Peace line
    • Loyalist graffiti, Peace Line, Lower Shankill, West Belfast, 1989. 'UVF' - Ulster Volunteer Force; 'FTP' - Fuck the Pope; 'Fuck Taigs' - Taig is derogatory reference to Catholic; 'Fuck IRA UDA Rules UVF'. The Peace Lines are mostly made of brick...


    • 1989
    •  
    • Graffiti; Loyalist; Peace line; Ulster Volunteer Force
    • Loyalist graffiti, Peace Line, Lower Shankill, West Belfast, 1989. 'UVF Kill All Taigs' - Ulster Volunteer Force; 'Taig' is a derogatory reference to Catholics. The Peace Lines are mostly made of concrete and steel walls up to 25 feet high, topped...


    • 1988
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    • Graffiti; Loyalist; Stone, Michael, 1955-; Milltown Cemetery
    • Loyalist graffiti, Sandy Row, South Belfast, 1988. Graffiti salutes Michael Stone, a Loyalist paramilitary who attacked Sinn Féin funeral of IRA Volunteers killed in Gibraltar at Milltown Cemetery in 1988; Stone killed three and injured sixty....


    • 1983
    •  
    • Graffiti; Non-aligned
    • Graffiti, Unity Flats, Belfast City Centre, 1983. Centre-left, background, symbol of Anti-Nazi League, anti-Fascist organisation in Britain in the 1970s and 80s; centre right, illegible/incomplete - '?We Are the Enemy... Nazi'.


    • 1989
    •  
    • Graffiti; Peace line
    • Graffiti, Peace Line, Lower Shankill, West Belfast, 1989. Graffiti here is mixed - 'UVF' - Ulster Volunteer Force; 'NF' (National Front - a British fascist organisation); 'UTH' - Up the Hibernians, pro-Nationalist slogan; 'ANF' - anti-National...


    • 2003
    •  
    • Graffiti; Republican
    • Republican graffiti, Fallswater St, Falls Road, West Belfast, 2003. Graffiti misspelled and abandoned; 'Conit' - presumably Continuity IRA; Republican slogan, 'Tiocfaidh Ár Lá' (Our Day Will Come), coined by Bobby Sands, painted over.


    • 2008
    • 2008
    • Graffiti; Republican
    • Street sign, Cavendish St./Falls Rd, West Belfast. Republican dissident graffiti - 'Boycott Stormont' - and local graffiti.


    • 1984
    •  
    • Graffiti; Republican
    • Republican graffiti, Divis Flats, West Belfast, 1984. 'P.I.R.A.' (Provisional IRA) 'I.N.L.A.' (Irish National Liberation Army). Streetname - Whitehall Path.


    • 1980
    •  
    • Graffiti; Republican; Dirty Protest
    • Republican graffiti, Falls Road, West Belfast, 1980. Graffiti refers to first Hunger Strike in 1980. The protest was called off on December 18 after 53 days; the collapse of the deal led to the second Hunger Strike of 1981. 'God Save Ireland',...


    • 1980
    •  
    • Graffiti; Republican; H-Blocks; Hunger strikes
    • Republican graffiti, Falls Road, West Belfast, 1980. Graffiti refers to the first Republican Hunger Strike in 1980. The protest was called off on December 18 after 53 days; the collapse of the deal led to the second Hunger Strike of 1981. 'H-Block...


    • 1983
    •  
    • Graffiti; Republican; Irish National Liberation Army
    • Republican graffiti, Unity Flats, Belfast City Centre, 1983. 'INLA Land' (Irish National Liberation Army); 'FTP' (Fuck the Pope) - changed to 'FTB'. 'IRSP' (Irish Republican Socialist Party'); 'Ardoyne Army'.

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