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    • 2008
    • 2010
    • Loyalist; Graffiti
    • Loyalist graffiti, Shore Rd./Mount Vernon Estate, North Belfast, 2008. 'H.E.T Forget the Past Peace was Delivered'. 'H.E.T' refers to the Historical Enquiries Team, set up in September 2005 to investigate the 3,269 unsolved murders committed during...


    • 1988
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    • Graffiti; Loyalist; Stone, Michael, 1955-; Milltown Cemetery
    • Loyalist graffiti, Village/Southlink, South Belfast, 1988. Graffiti refers to actions of Michael Stone, a Loyalist paramilitary who attacked Sinn Féin funeral of IRA Volunteers killed in Gibraltar at Milltown Cemetery in 1988; Stone killed three...


    • 2003
    • 2006
    • Loyalist; Mural painting and decoration
    • Loyalist mural, Linfield Rd./Sandy Row, South Belfast, 2003. Mural stands at northern entrance to Sandy Row and refers to mural at Free Derry Corner. 'You Are Now Entering Loyalist Sandy Row. Heartland of South Belfast Ulster Freedom Fighters Quis...


    • 1989
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Loyalist; Ulster Volunteer Force
    • Loyalist mural, Ohio Street, Shankill, West Belfast, 1989. Mural shows UVF volunteers with assault rifle and RPG-7 rocket launcher; '"The New Era" UVF Active Service Unit Ardoyne 89'; 'The New Era' refers to the re-armament of loyalist groups in...


    • 1989
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Loyalist; Ulster Volunteer Force
    • Loyalist mural, Ohio Street, Shankill, West Belfast, 1989. Mural shows UVF volunteers with assault rifle and RPG-7 rocket launcher; '"The New Era" UVF Active Service Unit Ardoyne 89'; 'The New Era' refers to the re-armament of loyalist groups in...


    • 1987
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Loyalist; Ulster Defence Association; Loyalist Prisoners Association; Ulster Defence Force
    • Loyalist mural, Percy Place, West Belfast, 1987. Ulster Defence Association insignia, Crown atop Red Hand of Ulster, with motto 'Quis Separabit' (Who will separate us?); 'C' Company refers to the Lower Shankill company of the UDA. To the left and...


    • 1987
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Loyalist; Ulster Defence Association; Loyalist Prisoners Association; Ulster Defence Force
    • Loyalist mural, Percy Place, West Belfast, 1987. Ulster Defence Association insignia, Crown atop Red Hand of Ulster, with motto 'Quis Separabit' (Who will separate us?); 'C' Company refers to the Lower Shankill company of the UDA. To the left and...


    • 2006
    • 2010
    • Loyalist; Mural painting and decoration; Graffiti
    • Loyalist mural, The Fountain, Derry.Londonderry [Loyalists Still Under Siege] Says No To Derry. The mural refers to a legal case whose purpose was to change the official name of the city (from Londonderry to Derry)


    • 1989
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Nationalist; Republican; Derry (Northern Ireland)
    • Nationalist/Republican mural, Bogside, Derry, 1989. Mural refers to debate over naming of the city of Londonderry (the Unionist name) as Derry (the Nationalist name - Doire is the name in Gaelic); the local council re-named the city Derry in 1984...


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    • 2010
    • Non-aligned; Graffiti
    • Non-aligned graffiti, Harrogate St., Falls, West Belfast. 'IBRF' refers to a local group of 'hoods'; the acronym is unclear.


    • 2009
    • 2010
    • Non-aligned; Mural painting and decoration
    • Non-aligned mural, Cultra St., Tigers Bay, North Belfast, 2009. 'Midland Boxing Club'; mural refers to local boxing club.


    • 1983
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    • Graffiti; Republican; Royal Ulster Constabulary
    • Republican graffiti, Beechmount Avenue, West Belfast, 1983. 'RUC Are Black Bastards'; this is not a racial insult, 'Black' here refers to the Royal Black Perceptory, a Protestant Organisation similar to the Orange Lodge.


    • 1983
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    • Graffiti; Republican; Royal Ulster Constabulary; Irish Republican Army
    • Republican graffiti, Beechmount Avenue, West Belfast, 1983. Republican graffiti, Beechmount Avenue, West Belfast, 1983. 'RUC Are Black Bastards'; this is not a racial insult, 'Black' here refers to the Royal Black Perceptory, a Protestant...


    • 1989
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    • Graffiti; Republican; Irish Republican Army
    • Republican graffiti, Conway Street, Falls, West Belfast, 1989. Graffiti refers to IRA mortar attack on Newry Police Station in 1985 in which 9 police officers were killed.


    • 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...


    • 1980
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    • 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
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    • 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...


    • 2010
    • 2010
    • Republican; Graffiti
    • Republican graffiti, Iris Link, Twinbrook, 2010. 'CIRA Scum; Join your local O.N.H [Oglaigh na hÉireann] unit; RIRA 2 PSNI 0' (refers to killings of two police officers by RIRA).


    • 1982
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    • Graffiti; Republican
    • Republican graffiti, Lenadoon Avenue, Suffolk, West Belfast, 1982. 'Victory to Argentina'; refers to the 1982 war between Britain and Argentina over the Falklands /Malvinas Islands.


    • 1989
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Graffiti; Irish Republican Army
    • Republican graffiti, New Lodge Road, New Lodge, Belfast, 1989. Graffiti 'IRA NLR (New Lodge Road) Tour '89' (underneath is old graffiti - 'You are Now in Provo Land'); IRA 'Tour' refers to IRA attacks in Europe in 1989.

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