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    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Irish Republican Army; Gaelic mythology
    • Republican mural, Rossville St., Derry, 1981. Left, depiction of Gaelic mythological hero Cuchulain; right, honour roll of local IRA dead volunteers 1970-1981. Names have been paintbombed.


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, Beechmount, West Belfast, 1981. The conveyor belt of justice; long mural - Republican representation of British justice system; mural continues left with colonial soldier on horseback - passing on to soldier...


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, Beechmount, West Belfast, 1981. The conveyor belt of justice; long mural - Republican representation of British justice system; mural begins, left, armed colonial soldiers with Ulster flag, pike, sword, beating...


    • 1981
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    • 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
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, Beechmount, West Belfast, 1981. Beechmount Avenue was an important locus for muralists in 1981. This mural depicts Ireland (with Easter Lily)being crucified on a cross made of the British Union Jack 'Made in...


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Street, West Belfast, 1981. Fists bound together with barbed wire against Irish Tricolour. Mural paintbombed, local graffiti - UTP (Up the Pope).


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, Beechmount, West Belfast, 1981. Beechmount Avenue was an important locus for muralists in 1981. This mural depicts Ireland (with Easter Lily)being crucified on a cross made of the British Union Jack 'Made in...


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican
    • Republican mural, Lenadoon Avenue, Andersonstown, West Belfast, 1981. Mural addressed to British soldiers - 'Soldier, do you think that you have got away with the murders of our political prisoner's (sic) and innocent children on the street's...


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Irish Republican Army
    • Republican graffiti, Westland St., Derry, 1982. 'All the Queens Horses and all the Queen's Men Couldn't Catch the I.R.A. Again'. Graffiti refers to IRA bomb attack on Household Cavalry Regiment in Hyde Park in 1982; four soldiers died as a result...


    • 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...


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Hunger strikes
    • Republican graffiti, Lenadoon Avenue, Suffolk, West Belfast, 1982. Painted during 1981 Hunger Strike; 'The People of Lenadoon Support Joe McDonnell and his Brave Comrades on Hunger Strike'. Paintbombed.


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Irish Republican Army; Nineteen sixteen, A.D.
    • Republican mural, Islandbawn Street/Falls Road, West Belfast, 1982. Mural depicts IRA Volunteers in 1916, left (rural setting), and 1982, right; centre top, Gaelic, 'Oglaigh na hEireann' (IRA); centre, Irish Tricolour with the Lark of Freedom;...


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Irish Republican Army; Nineteen sixteen, A.D.
    • Republican mural, Islandbawn Street/Falls Road, West Belfast, 1982. Mural depicts IRA Volunteers in 1916, left (rural setting), and 1982, right; centre top, Gaelic, 'Oglaigh na hEireann' (IRA); centre, Irish Tricolour with the Lark of Freedom;...


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; H-Blocks; Prisons; Thatcher, Margaret
    • Republican mural, Rockmore Road/Falls Road, West Belfast, 1982. Mural depicts Republican Blanketman on the H-Blocks, Maze Prison protest for Political Status. 'Break Thatcher's Back Status Now' ; to left and right, barbed wire and irish Tricolour;...


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; H-Blocks; Prisons; Thatcher, Margaret
    • Republican mural, Rockmore Road/Falls Road, West Belfast, 1982. Mural depicts Republican Blanketman on the H-Blocks, Maze Prison protest for Political Status. 'Break Thatcher's Back Status Now' ; to left and right, barbed wire and irish Tricolour;...


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Hunger strikers; Prisoners
    • Republican mural, Rosnareen Avenue, Andersonstown, West Belfast, 1982. Memorial to Kieran Doherty, died in the 1981 Hunger Striker. Mural depicts Doherty, centre, two pikestaffs on either side; 'Prisoner of War 'Kieran Doherty Murdered 2nd August...


    • 1983
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Irish Republican Army
    • Republican mural, Shaws Road, West Belfast, 1983. Mural depicts IRA Volunteers with Rocket Propelled Grenade launchers and automatic rifles; 'Victory to the IRA'; Ireland in Tricolour to left. Originally painted in 1981, mural has been extensively...


    • 1983
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, West Belfast, 1983. Detail from series of murals originally painted in 1981 representing British violence in Ireland. This image depicts Ireland (Tricolour hanging from figure) being crucified on the British...


    • 1984
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Loyalist; Sixteen ninety, A.D.
    • Loyalist mural, Hopewell Crescent, 1984. Mural depicts, top, Masonic Star with Red Hand Ulster, 1690; centre, British Crown over Bible, draped by Northern Ireland flag and Union Jack; underneath, 'The Throne is Established Through Righteousness'...


    • 1985
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Irish Republican Army
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, West Belfast, 1985. Left and Right of mural: "PIRA' (Provisional Irish Republican Army); top of mural, Gaelic text reads: 'Stad Maggie Anois!' (Stop Maggie Now) - reference to British Prime Minister Margaret...

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