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Title
mni06874
Creator
Crowley, Tony
Date Created and/or Issued
2013
Publication Information
Claremont Colleges Library
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Murals of Northern Ireland
Rights Information
Physical rights are retained by the photographer, Tony Crowley. Copyright is retained by the photographer, Tony Crowley.
Description
Non-aligned artwork, Pitt Park, Newtownards Rd., East Belfast, 2013. Sculpture of three shipyard workers. 'Titanic yardmen 401 The Yardmen is a Titanic centenary sculpture that celebrates the history and achievements of East Belfast's shipbuilding workforce. The people of Belfast are proud of their shipbuilding heritage. For over 150 years the names Harland and Wolff have been universally known for excellence is shipbuilding. Thousands of men worked and sustained their families through the yards order books. The shipyards years of production saw the creation of 1,700 large ships the most famous being the Titanic, a great ship now locked into worldwide history and romantic myth, fact and myth riveted together. This sculpture honours all generations of Yardmen and is a tribute totheir culture, life and legacy. To the memory of men who built giants 4011541912'.
Non-aligned
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
mni06874_001.JPG
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/mni/id/16817
Language
English
Subject
Art
Non-aligned
Time Period
2012
Place
Newtownards (Northern Ireland)
54.59975
-5.90439
Relation
Murals of Northern Ireland Collection https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/mni

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