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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.


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Irish National Liberation Army
    • Republican mural, Divis Flats, Lower Falls, West Belfast, 1981. Memorial to INLA Volunteers Matt Mc Larnon, killed engaging British Army 12 May 1981, and Danny Loughran, killed in Republican feud, 5 April 1975. Mural depicts both Volunteers with...


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Hunger strikes
    • Republican mural, Divis Flats, West Belfast, 1981. 'Blessed ar the Hunger Strikers'.


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Non-aligned
    • Non-aligned mural, Divis flats, West Belfast, 1981. Depiction of street scene, lower Falls, before Divis flats were built.


    • 1981
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    • Graffiti; Great Britain. Army
    • Graffiti painted by British soldiers, Divis flats, West Belfast, 1981. 'Brits Rule Divis M INLA PIRA are Bent'. 'Bent' here may mean corrupt but is more likely to be homophobic. Divis flats, the highest point in West Belfast, was used by the...


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Irish National Liberation Army
    • Republican mural, Divis Flats, Lower Falls, West Belfast, 1981. Memorial to INLA Volunteers Matt Mc Larnon, killed engaging British Army 12 May 1981, and Danny Loughran, killed in Republican feud, 5 April 1975. Mural depicts both Volunteers with...


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Irish National Liberation Army
    • Republican mural, Divis Flats, Lower Falls, West Belfast, 1982. Memorial to INLA Volunteers Matt Mc Larnon, killed engaging British Army 12 May 1981, and Danny Loughran, killed in Republican feud, 5 April 1975. Mural depicts both Volunteers with...


    • 1984
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    • 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.


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


    • 1984
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Loyalist; Shankill (Belfast, Northern Ireland); Prisoners; Ulster Volunteer Force; Ulster Defence Association; Young Citizen Volunteers; Protestant Action Force
    • Loyalist mural, Percy Place, West Belfast, 1984. Mural depicts insignia of various Loyalist paramilitary organisations, from top left clockwise: UVF, UDA, Young Citizen Volunteers, Protestant Action Force. Centre: Ulster flag with map of Northern...


    • 1984
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Loyalist; Sixteen ninety, A.D.; Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-
    • Loyalist mural, Percy Place, Lower Shankill, West Belfast, 1984. Mural comemorates 1690, Battle of the Boyne; 'God Save Our Queen'; Red Hand of Ulster (foreground) on Northern Irish flag. Tower block building to left of house, Divis Flats, Lower...


    • 1989
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    • Graffiti; Great Britain. Army; Irish Republican Army; Irish National Liberation Army
    • British Army graffiti, Divis Flats, Divis, West Belfast, 1989. British soldiers' graffiti on wall in Divis Flats complex; 'Brits Rule Divis M INLA PIRA are Bent' (homophobic insult). The British Army maintained an observation and communications...


    • 1989
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    • Graffiti; Republican; Informers
    • Republican graffiti, St Peter's Court, Lower Falls/ Divis, West Belfast, 1989. Warning to informers, 'Touts Beware'; the punishment for informing in Republican (and Loyalist) areas was death.


    • 2000
    • 2010
    • Republican; Nationalist; Non-aligned; Mural painting and decoration
    • Republican nationalist non-aligned murals, Divis Street, West Belfast. This site - sometimes known as 'the international wall' - has become famous for the changing collection of murals addressing politics and history in Ireland and beyond.


    • 2001
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Memorials; Taxis
    • Republican mural, Ardoyne Avenue, Ardoyne, North Belfast, 2001. Mural commemorates black taxi drivers killed 1971-2001; during the troubles the Black Taxi services were both more reliable and more frequent than the Belfast City buses, largely...


    • 2001
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Memorials; Turkey; Hunger strikes; Political links
    • Republican mural, Divis Street, Falls, West Belfast, 2001. Representation of emaciated figure of Sevgi Erdogan who died on Hunger Strike in a Turkish prison, 12th July 2001, protesting changes in prison conditions and abuses. 'Support the Turkish...


    • 2001
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Catalunya; Emblems; Flags; Political links
    • Republican mural, Divis Street, Falls, 2001. Catalan independence mural linking Catalan struggle with that of Irish Republicans. 'Llibertat Paisos Catalans... Saoirse D'Éirinn' (Catalan - Liberty to the Catalan Nation, Irish - Freedom for Ireland)....


    • 2001
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Bullets
    • Republican mural, Divis Street, Falls, West Belfast, 2001. Plastic bullets were involved in a series of controversial killings by police officers and British soldiers in nationalist areas. 'Ban Plastic Bullets. A new, more lethal plastic bullet...


    • 2006
    • 2008
    • Non-aligned; Republican; Mural painting and decoration
    • Non-aligned (Republican) mural, Divis Street, West Belfast. Mural depicts Frederick Douglass (1818-1895). 'Inspired by two Irishman to escape from slavery, Frederick Douglass came to Ireland during the famine. Henceforth, he championed the...


    • 2006; 2009
    • 2008; 2010
    • Non-aligned; Republican; Mural painting and decoration; Nationalist
    • Non-aligned (Republican) mural, Divis Street, West Belfast. Mural celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution. Images of Che Guevara and Castro.

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