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Republican Murals: Girl In School Uniform

Westland Street | Bogside, Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 7284
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Finally,a broken gun!

A beautiful mural that depicts a young girl and next to her a broken rifle. The artist was true to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
torres2200
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newton, nj
Fabulous Artist!

This Mural along with the others are Excellent. It outlines the History of this area. Very... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Judy D
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Brisbane, Australia
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Westland Street | Bogside, Derry, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7126 7284
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful mural that depicts a young girl and next to her a broken rifle. The artist was true to his word and came back and destroyed the rifle since he had promised that when peace came to Derry, he would come back and destry...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

This Mural along with the others are Excellent. It outlines the History of this area. Very emotional, very expressive....

Thank Judy D
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Every one of the murals in Derry have a story to tell and the most prominent ones along the Bogside are no different. They are beautiful and heartbreaking - and even better with a guide that will tell you their tales from a personal perspective....More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Just one of the many thought provoking murals in the Bogside. All are worth viewing. Take the time to view them. Each one tells a story.

Thank N_IrelandFranco
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

These murals are a must see if you’re in Derry, all depicting the era of the troubles , absolutely beautiful and sad at the same time

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

These bring back what was Called The Troubles. This is the mural commemorating Annette McGavigan, the 14-year-old girl basically murdered by a British soldier, A child of 14, being shot in the back of the head. Think about that. let it sink in. And of...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The story and the painting is so poignant. Afterwards, go up to the hill opposite, next to the holy well, and take in the whole mural.

Thank Maura B
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

I am a photographer. I am blown away by the vivid colors of all the murals that make the history of Derry! This one is beautiful the make of color is bright and on point. Worth the time

Thank shirley b
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

I found this very emotional, this girl who was 14 years old was murdered by the British army, she was on her way home from school in her school uniform, collecting leaves for a school project when a member of the British army shot her...More

Thank Mint33
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

This mural is so moving. It depicts an innocent school girl who was shot by the British soldiers during the 'Troubles' in Derry. Such a waste!

Thank rodgask
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