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Title
mni05912
Creator
Crowley, Tony
Date Created and/or Issued
2012
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
Loyalist mural, Thorndyke St, East Belfast, 2012. Series of images portraying Loyalist history, from 17th century to the present. 'The Folk Come Home'; 'Lord Protector of the Commonwealth'; plaques: 'The Folk Come Home At the closest point, only 13 miles of water separate the coasts of Ulster and Scotland. From the earliest times to the present day there has been a constant flow of people and ideas between the two coasts. Geography and history have combined to link the peoples of Scotland and Ulster closely together. Indeed, some people have viewed Ulster as an extension of Scotland. With equal logic, Scotland might be viewed as an extension of Ulster. The most important migration across the North Channel was the early 17th century Plantation of Ulster. It has proved to be one of the most politically significant mass migrations to have taken place in western Europe since medieval times but it also should be viewed as part of a well established pattern of population movement between Ulster and Scotland'; 'The Lord Protector of the Commonwealth' (Oliver Cromwell); crests of Albert Bridge accordion band, Ballybeen Young Loyalists, and East Belfast Historical and Cultural Society.
Loyalist
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
mni05912_001.JPG
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/mni/id/13618
Language
English
Subject
Mural painting and decoration
Loyalist
Time Period
2004
Place
Belfast (Northern Ireland)
54.59524
-5.90042
Relation
Murals of Northern Ireland Collection https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/mni

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