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A Directory of Murals - Album 23
by Dr Jonathan McCormick

Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
762
Location:
Divis Street, Falls, Belfast
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
thumbnail photo of muralMural erected quickly following the resignation of the Secetary of State for Northern Ireland, Peter Mandelson on 24th January 2001. He is again depicted as Pinnochio (see Album 12 No 423), but carries a suitcase labelled "to Oblivion" this time. Overhead, a banner with balloons reads "Slán Abaile…and don’t forget your passport!" A guitarist called "Cruncher" sings "Oh Mandy, you came and thought you were able… I had to turn you away…Oh Mandy". The footnote again reads "Peter Meddlesome".


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
763
Location:
Rossville Street, Bogside, Derry
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Reverse side of Free Derry Corner, showing mural of Hugh Rooney on the blanket protest.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
764
Location:
Rossville Street, Bogside, Derry
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Close-up of Hugh Rooney mural, which shows the surnames of the ten hungerstrikers in front of the letter H for the H Blocks.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
765
Location:
Rossville Street, Bogside, Derry
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
thumbnail photo of muralView of the reverse of Free Derry Corner showing the Hugh Rooney mural. The flag post is flying the Palestinian flag, at a time of heightened Israeli - Palestinian tension.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
766
Location:
Rossville Street, Bogside, Derry
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
January 2001
Status:
Still exists at location
Description:
View of the front of Free Derry corner, "You are Now Entering Free Derry" with Army watchtower and security camera on Derry’s walls in the background.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
767
Location:
King Street, Waterside, Londonderry
Type:
Non-Aligned
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
"Women through the Century" a series of six murals on panels painted by Attitude for the Shared City Project. Black and white mural of four women decorated with medals with a wreath and poppies to remember their role in the First World War.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
768
Location:
King Street, Waterside, Londonderry
Type:
Non-Aligned
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
thumbnail photo of muralWoman dressed in clothes from the 1940s holding a pitchfork. "For a healthy, happy job, join the Women’s Land Army".


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
769
Location:
King Street, Waterside, Londonderry
Type:
Non-Aligned
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Black and white mural of a woman working at a Singer sewing machine.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
770
Location:
King Street, Waterside, Londonderry
Type:
Non-Aligned
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Black and white mural of a woman pushing a pram past a barricade of burnt-out cars, with the fearful faces of children crying in the foreground.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
771
Location:
King Street, Waterside, Londonderry
Type:
Non-Aligned
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Split panel mural showing, on the left, a mother helping her daughter at the sink to wash the dishes. Mirror image on the right showing a mother teaching her daughter computer skills at a PC.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
772
Location:
King Street, Waterside, Londonderry
Type:
Non-Aligned
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Final colour panel showing an elderly lady using a walking stick, and a young female toddler walking through an open blue door. "Women through the Century".


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
773
Location:
Pollock Drive, Lurgan
Type:
Not Applicable
Year:
January 2001
Status:
Not Applicable
Description:
Graffiti "UVF Supporters will be shot. LVF-UFF Lead the Way". Continuing evidence of the fall-out amongst Loyalists in the area.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
774
Location:
Pollock Drive, Lurgan
Type:
Unionist / Loyalist
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
thumbnail photo of muralLarge Ulster Flag mural "LVF Lead the Way".


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
775
Location:
Pollock Drive, Lurgan
Type:
Unionist / Loyalist
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Three loyalist figures in army fatigues and berets. One armed with an assault rifle, one with a machine gun and one hoisting an RPG-7 rocket launcher. "For Freedom and Liberty. Ulster Resistance".


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
776
Location:
Pollock Drive, Lurgan
Type:
Unionist / Loyalist
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Two storey high mural showing King William III on a white horse, flanked by the Ulster, St. Andrew’s and Union Jack flags. The fourth storey of the building has written in large white letters "LVF".


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
777
Location:
Pollock Drive, Lurgan
Type:
Unionist / Loyalist
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
thumbnail photo of muralClose-up of the circular King William III mural from No.776.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
778
Location:
Pollock Drive, Lurgan
Type:
Unionist / Loyalist
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Central mural painted out, but flanked by the words "Defiant" and "Victory" on an orange background.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
779
Location:
Mourne Road, Lurgan
Type:
Unionist / Loyalist
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Portrait of Billy Wright ringed by poppies and flanked by flags. "In honour of B. Wright. Brigader: 1st Batt. 1960 - 97". The facial portrait has been completely obscured by a white paint bomb.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
780
Location:
Agnes Street, Shankill, Belfast
Type:
Not Applicable
Year:
January 2001
Status:
Not Applicable
Description:
Graffiti "Roll on Drumcree 2001. Free J. Adair. UFF 2nd Batt ‘C’ Coy"


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
781
Location:
Flax Street, Ardoyne, Belfast
Type:
Not Applicable
Year:
January 2001
Status:
Not Applicable
Description:
Graffiti "Nov 17 A Job Well Done INLA". Relating to the shooting of the British military attaché Brigadier Stephen Saunders with a trademark .45 calibre pistol in Athens by the Marxist guerrilla group November 17 on 8th June 2000. This group arose from resistance to the 1967-75 Greek military junta, and are named after a 1973 student uprising in Athens in which the army killed 20 students.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
782
Location:
Ardoyne Avenue, Ardoyne, Belfast
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
January 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Completed mural of the Children of Lir with celtic border surround, painted for the year 2000 Ardoyne Fleadh Cheoil


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
783
Location:
Camlough Road, Newry, Co. Down
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
February 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
"Restore Political Status to IRA POWs"


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
784
Location:
Newington Avenue, Belfast
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
February 2001
Status:
Still exists at location
Description:
Phoenix rising from the flames, flanked by four silhouette figures carrying pikes. Four black and white portraits, above a sunset scene. Plaque reads "This plaque is dedicated to all those from the Greater Newington area who gave their lives as a result of the conflict in our country". With thanks to P. Brady.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
785
Location:
Carrickmore,

Co. Tyrone
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
February 2001
Status:
Still exists at location
Description:
Manacled hand grasping a lily in front of the island of Ireland. Shields of the four provinces of Ireland, painted on a board on a bus shelter - see Album2 No.42.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
786
Location:
Carrickmore,

Co. Tyrone
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
February 2001
Status:
Still exists at location
Description:
Female figure holding aloft an assault rifle, in front of a tricolour background, "Mná Oglaigh Na hÉireann" (Women’s Irish Volunteers)


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
787
Location:
Carrickmore,

Co. Tyrone
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
February 2001
Status:
Still exists at location
Description:
Enormous "IRA" letters painted on to the concrete slope of a children’s play area in Carrickmore Recreation Park.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
788
Location:
Carrickmore,

Co. Tyrone
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
February 2001
Status:
Still exists at location
Description:
RUC Officer in riot gear, aiming a plastic bullet rifle. "Disband the RUC".


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
789
Location:
Carrickmore,

Co. Tyrone
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
February 2001
Status:
Still exists at location
Description:
Picture of the O’Neill Cup painted over an Irish tricolour background, "Thou Shall Not Covet Thy Neighbour’s Goods".


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
790
Location:
Carrickmore,

Co. Tyrone
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
February 2001
Status:
Still exists at location
Description:
RUC Officer in riot gear, aiming a plastic bullet rifle. "Disband the RUC", and a larger board with the letters in green and gold "Best of luck on Sunday Boys! Do us Proud" - relating to the O’Neill cup.


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
791
Location:
Carrickmore,

Co. Tyrone
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
February 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
thumbnail photo of muralMural of a figure approaching a watchtower with a pickaxe. The watchtower has "RUC PSNI" written on it (PSNI - Police Service of Northern Ireland). "Time to Build? Time to Dismantle!".


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
792
Location:
Camlough Road, Newry, Co. Down
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
March 2001
Status:
No Longer exists
Description:
Phoenix cut out, and familiar Disband the RUC symbol on a telegraph pole


Album Number:
23
Mural Number:
793
Location:
A505/B46 crossroads near An Creagán Visitor Centre, Co. Tyrone
Type:
Nationalist / Republican
Year:
February 2001
Status:
Still exists at location
Description:
Royal Mail postbox’s red livery painted green.

 


Description of Album Layout
Album Number:
Album number in Jonathan McCormick's personal photograph albums
Mural Number:
Photograph number in Jonathan McCormick's personal albums
Location:
Address where mural is located
Type:
  • Unionist / Loyalist
  • Nationalist / Republican
  • Other / non-aligned
  • not applicable
Year:
Year and month during which mural was visited and photographed
Status:
  • still exists at location:   mural conditon similar to when first photographed;
  • no longer exists:   mural painted over;
  • deteriorated:   mural has faded or is covered with graffiti;
  • not applicable:   photograph was not of a mural.
Description:
Basic description of the mural at the time of the photograph


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