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Spirit of Belfast

Spirit of Belfast
Artwork information
TitleSpirit of Belfast
ArtistDan George
Year2009
TypeSteel
CityBelfast
Dimensions700 cm

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The 'Spirit of Belfast' is a public art sculpture by Dan George in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The sculture was unveiled on 25 September 2009 after a series of delays and is located on Arthur Square, close to the main point of access to Victoria Square. The sculpture is constructed of steel and cost £200,000. As with other public works of art in Northern Ireland the sculpture has been given a nickname, the "Onion Rings".

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During the 1970s and 1980s there were a few violent clashes as a result of the annual parade. However, in 1995 the dispute drew the attention of the internat...
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Song by Spirit Of Freedom called Bobby Sands and Pictures from a trip to Belfast.
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This is a song about the Protestant, Unionist, Loyalist people of N,Ireland's fight to remain part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain.
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SEE BELOW FOR SETLIST AND LINKS! Live from the Mandela Hall in Belfast on 11 October 2008 - Turisas and Dragonforce. [Watch in High Quality!] The 9th song of...
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Song "McCaughey And Grew" written by Jimmy Fox performed by Spirit Of Freedom, from there newest album "A New Dawning" Dessie Grew was shot 48 times and Mart...
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Vol 6.
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From Spirit Of Freedom's album "A New Dawning"
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McAlpines Fusiliers.
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http://www.irelandfirst.ie/ Go on home British soldiers, Nationalist Murals!
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Vol 5.
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Tonight 6:30pm - "Daily Detoxification" presentation - VillageSoup Belfast Tweet this news
VillageSoup Belfast--By -Belfast- Co-op | Dec 07, 2011 On Wednesday, December 7 at 6:30pm in the Abbott Room of the -Belfast- Free Library, join the -Belfast- Co-op for a free talk entitled "Daily Detoxification" with Dr. Kerri Vacher, N - Date : Wed, 07 Dec 2011 13:57:25 GMT
New Natalie Portman body double emerges - Monsters and Critics.com Tweet this news
Monsters and Critics.com--The 2011 Film Independent -Spirit- Awards at Santa Monica Beach in Santa Monica, California. - Russ Einhorn / Splash News Caroline Davis, a film studies student, has claimed that she was paid around $400 to strip down and dive in - Date : Mon, 18 Apr 2011 10:28:04 GMT+00:00
Uncovering the spirit of landscapes - Belfast Telegraph Tweet this news
Belfast Telegraph--Although Kingerlee has exhibited in many venues worldwide he hasn't actually exhibited in -Belfast- since 2003. Nonetheless he always acknowledges the “debt of gratitude” he owes to Tom Caldwell for giving his work a chance in - Date : Fri, 08 Apr 2011 08:02:28 GMT+00:00
Stand up and support our sporting heroes - Belfast Telegraph Tweet this news
Belfast Telegraph--Anyone who has been to Ravenhill on a Friday night or watched Ulster's last six matches - all victorious - on television, will recognise the special -spirit- which the team engenders in that hallowed old rugby fortress. The -Belfas - Date : Sat, 09 Apr 2011 07:00:23 GMT+00:00
Catching up with éirígí's John McCusker - starting “a community fight back” - Slugger O'Toole Tweet this news
Slugger O'Toole--He's éirígí's West -Belfast- chairman and standing as the party's candidate in Lower Falls for -Belfast- City Council in the upcoming elections. éirígí is a republican socialist party which is obviously aiming to - Date : Sat, 16 Apr 2011 21:29:39 GMT+00:00
Fire destroys house, but not spirit of local family - Marshall County Tribune Tweet this news
Marshall County Tribune--Mamie Cochran is convinced the cause of the fire was electrical because a Star of David decoration -- usually only lit at Christmas time -- was glowing as volunteer firefighters battled the blaze on -Belfast- Farmington Road that - Date : Wed, 30 Mar 2011 05:00:21 GMT+00:00
Anneliese Francis - VillageSoup Belfast Tweet this news
VillageSoup Belfast--Those interested may contact Wade Frecker at wade_frecker@yahoo.com for more information. Arrangements are under the care of Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., -Belfast-. Online condolences may be offered to the family at r - Date : Mon, 18 Apr 2011 18:10:46 GMT+00:00
MTV sets its sights on Belfast for the 2011 EMAs - Creative Boom Tweet this news
Creative Boom--The -spirit of Belfast- combined with our expertise is the perfect foundation for an unforgettable event and unique night.” David Lynn, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, VIMN UK & Ireland added: “Hosting the 2011 M - Date : Wed, 09 Mar 2011 09:15:55 GMT+00:00
Soundbites: Charlie Sheen Is a Rock Star, Noah and The Whale, Coldplay & more! - Live4ever Tweet this news
Live4ever--“The -spirit of Belfast- combined with our expertise is the perfect foundation for an unforgettable event and unique night.” As rumours surface this week that Ray Davies could be ready to reform The Kinks without brother Dave, here's a - Date : Wed, 02 Mar 2011 12:05:13 GMT+00:00
Garnerville Community Project Welcomed - 4ni.co.uk Tweet this news
4ni.co.uk--The first meeting of a group established to deliver improved services in the Knocknagoney/Garnerville area of East -Belfast- has been welcomed. The group has been set up further to a -Belfast- City Council funded East -Belfast- Community Develo - Date : Tue, 15 Mar 2011 09:06:54 GMT+00:00

Outdoor sculptures in Belfast

ConstructedSpirit of Belfast * Spire of Hope * Beacon of Hope * The Calling * Homage to the Lagan * Dividers * The Big Fish * Sheep on the Road * Monument to the Unknown Woman Worker
PlannedRise (2009)
CancelledTrillian



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