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',...
Graffiti; Republicans; 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...
Murals; Republicans; Cumann na mBan; Women
Republican mural, Hawthorn Street, Falls, Belfast, 1996. Portraits of Winifred Carney (Suffragette, trade unionist, Republican - only woman to take part in initial seizure of GPO in Dublin 1916) and N (ora) Connolly, (Trade Unionist, Republican...
Republican mural, Ballymurphy Rd., Republican mural, Ballymurphy, West Belfast, 2000. Dedicated to Pat (Beag) [Young] McGeown, 'Comrade, Councillor, Cara' [Friend]. Face painted on Irish tricolour, surrounded by emblems of the four provinces of...
Murals; Republicans; Kevin Lynch; Hunger strikers
Mural on top of New Lodge Flats, Belfast, 2001. Portrait of Kevin Lynch, INLA Hunger Striker, died after 71 days, 1st August 1981. Irish Tricolour.
Murals; Republicans; Commemoration; 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...
Murals; Republicans; Commemoration; IRA Volunteers
Republican mural, Ballymurphy, West Belfast, 2002. Dedicated to Pat (Beag) [Younger] McGeown, 'Comrade, Councillor, Cara' [Friend]. Face painted on Irish tricolour, surrounded by emblems of the four provinces of Ireland - clockwise: Ulster,...
Graffiti; Loyalist; Johnny Adair
Loyalist graffiti, lower Shankill Road, 2003; former head of UDA/UFF 'C' Company, Johnny Adair, was threatened and forced out of Northern Ireland as a result of an internal feud in the loyalist paramilitary organisation in February 2003; 'Your Days...
Republican mural, Quarter Rd., Camlough, S. Armagh. Mural commemorates Raymond McKreesh, IRA Hunger Striker, born in Camlough. 'Beidh bua again go fóll. Keep on marching – don’t give up – Raymond McCreesh 1957 – 1981, age 24. Died after 61...
Plaque; Nationalist; Memorial
Memorial plaque, Iveagh Drive, West Belfast. Plaque commemorating the death of Angela Gallagher, 'Dedicated to the Memory of Angela Gallagher who was Killed near this Spot 3rd September 1971 Aged 17 months. Jesus, Friend of Children, Bless the...
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