Northern Ireland, June 2005: Derry

In Derry, Northern Ireland, the H Block memorial to the hunger strikers who died while imprisoned by the British. Behind the memorial, the Free Derry wall signaling entrance into the Bogside, Catholic Derry.

H block memorial


Looking into Derry's City Center, with our hotel on the left, the Juries Tower.

Derry's Catholic Bogside neighborhoods, seen from Derry's city wall. The mural in the middle features Bernadette Devlin. The white structure in the foreground is the "Now Entering Free Derry" wall.

wall gate One of Derry's four gates into the center, built into the wall. This one is seen looking out. The wall was built in the 12th century.

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