Barrack-Busters

2013-08-06 CrossPanel+
A metal plate, previously an advertisement for Calor Gas, now sports republican graffiti and a flyer: Built by robots, flown by dummies, taken out by 2nd Batt. barrack-busters.
The incident in question is a 1994 IRA mortar attack on a British Army helicopter at the Crossmaglen barracks. (CAIN | WP page on the incident). The mortar used a Calor Gas tube, though not the one shown here. (WP page on the mortar)
The shot below includes the board above the wall: Stop Maghaberry strip searches.
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Copyright © 2013 Extramural Activity
Camera Settings: f11, 1/400, ISO 400, full size
2013-08-06 CrossMaghaberry+
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Copyright © 2013 Extramural Activity
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