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    Northern Ireland arpillera: Ballymoney Bombing. (Photo: Deborah Stockdale)
    Northern Ireland arpillera: Ballymoney Bombing. (Photo: Deborah Stockdale)

     

    Title of Textile:Ballymoney Bombing
    Maker: Lorna Archibald, Focus on Families, Ballysally, Coleraine
    Country of Origin: Northern Ireland
    Year Produced: 2013
    Size (cm): 30cm x 50cm
    Materials: A mixture of natural and man made fabrics on a natural fabric backing
    Type of Textile: Arpillera
    Description:

    Shops in flames on the main street of Ballymoney, is how Lorna remembers the bombing in 1972. Following the evacuation warning, one of the shopkeepers, a woman, turned back with fatal consequences.

    http://issuu.com/glenravel/docs/troubles12(p29)

    Owner: Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council Museum Collection
    Location: Coleraine Museum, Northern Ireland
    Original / Replica: Original
    Photographer: Deborah Stockdale



    Textile exhibited at: Stitching and Unstitching The Troubles-phase 2, 13/04/2013 - 29/06/2013
    Stitching and Unstitching The Troubles exhibition II, 6/12/2013 - 22/02/2014



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