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Hunger Strike Memorial (Moyard House)
Photograph M598P4/8 (Monument 598 Photograph 4 of 8)

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Information on photograph
Memorial ID No.:
598
Memorial Title:
Hunger Strike Memorial (Moyard House)
Photo Series No.:
M598P4/8 (Monument 598 Photograph 4 of 8)
Photo Description:
A close-up view of the plinth that forms the lower part of the monument.
Inscription(s):
óglach calma dobhriste | | in proud and loving memory of the hungerstrikers | who died for the cause of irish freedom | | volunteers | BOBBY SANDS aged 27 M.P. | 1st March 1981, died 5th May, 66 days | FRANCIS HUGHES aged 25 | 15th March 1981, died 12th May, 59 days | RAYMOND McCREESH aged 24 | 22nd March 1981, died 21st May, 61 days | PATSY O'HARA aged 24 | 22nd March 1981, died 21st May, 61 days | JOE McDONNELL aged 29 | 9th May 1981, died 8th July, 61 days | KIERAN DOHERTY aged 25 T.D. | 22nd May 1981, died 1st August, 73 days | KEVIN LYNCH aged 25 | 23rd May 1981, died 1st August, 71 days | MARTIN HURSON aged 24 | 29th May 1981, died 13th July, 46 days | THOMAS McELWEE aged 23 | 8th June 1981, died 8th August, 62 days | MICKY DEVINE aged 27 | 22nd June 1981, died 20th August, 60 days
Commemorating:
The three IRA members from Belfast who died on Hunger Strike in 1981, and also all the other Republican Hunger Strikers since 1917.
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Location Address:
Moyard House, Glen Road (No.203), Glencolin, Belfast West,
County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
Location Guide:
In the grounds of Moyard House which is the base for the Roddy McCorley Society. Entrance to Moyard House is close to (on opposite side of road from) the junction of Glen Road and Shaws Road.
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Photographer:
Martin Melaugh
Date Taken:
24 January 2009
Technical Details:
Canon EOS D5 camera; EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM lens;
Filename:
BEL09MEM_Moyard_HS_Monument_4181.JPG
Image Format:
Landscape
File Formats :
Canon Raw File (.CR2); TIFF; JPEG
Copyright:
~copyright A copy of the above image(s) may be downloaded for private study or personal use. Anyone requiring a copy for commercial use, or use at a web site, should contact CAIN for further information.
Note:
Higher (and larger) resolution version available on request - contact CAIN for details. Full camera settings embedded in Canon Raw File and TIFF image.

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