Civil Rights

Civil Rights (HM1CSA)

Location: Londonderry, AL BT48 9DR Derry
Country: United Kingdom

N 54° 59.817', W 7° 19.531'

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This mural captures the mood of a typical civil rights march in the years up to 1972. Inspired by the civil disobedience campaign of Martin Luther King in the United States, young and old, Catholics and Protestants, politicians and mothers took to the streets to march for their democratic rights.

Our intention was to describe it as it was, a happy, almost festive occasion conducted by people who were content that they were standing up, at long last, against prolonged injustice.
Year Placed2004
Placed ByThe Bogside Artists
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 11:36pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)29U E 607117 N 6095734
Decimal Degrees54.99695000, -7.32551667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 54° 59.817', W 7° 19.531'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds54° 59' 49.02" N, 7° 19' 31.86" W
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Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 42 Glenfada Park, Londonderry AL BT48 9DR, GB
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