J3373 : The Big Wheel, Belfast (6)

taken 14 years ago, near to Shankill, Belfast County Borough, Beal Feirste, Ballymacarret and Skegoneill, Northern Ireland

The Big Wheel, Belfast (6)
The Big Wheel, Belfast (6)
See J3373 : The Big Wheel, Belfast (5). The wheel remains inside the grounds of the City Hall but there is speculation about a move to another site. The shadowy figure (middle left) is the Anglo-Boer War memorial J3373 : Anglo-Boer war memorial, Belfast.
The Anglo-Boer war memorial, Belfast

The Anglo-Boer war memorial stands in the grounds of the City Hall, Belfast (on the Donegall Square East side). The sculptor was Sydney March (1875-1968). It was cast by Elkington & co Ltd.
There were several Irish Regiments involved in the war including the 6th lnniskilling Dragoons, 5th Royal Irish Lancers, 6th (Inniskilling) Dragoon Guards, 1st & 2nd Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, 2nd Royal Irish Fusiliers, 1st Royal Irish Regiment, 2nd Royal Irish Rifles, Royal Dublin Fusiliers and the 2nd Royal Munster Fusiliers.

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Thursday, 25 September, 2008   (more nearby)
Thursday, 25 September, 2008
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Irish: geotagged! J 338 739 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.7791N 5:55.7517W
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Irish: geotagged! J 339 739
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