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The Runner Mural Part Of The Peoples Gallery Murals In Rossville Street Of The B ...

The Runner Mural Part Of The Peoples Gallery Murals In Rossville Street Of The B ...

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Description: The Runner mural part of the peoples gallery murals in Rossville Street of the bogside area of Derry Londonderry Northern Ireland . The murals painted by the Bogside Artists are an ongoing project since 1994 due to be completed in 2008 . The murals depict key moments in the Northern Ireland troubles from a Derry perspective . The Bogside Artists are William Kelly , Tom Kelly and Kevin Hasson . The Runner was painted in July 2006 to show a typical scene of young boy running from CS gas fired by British Troops , it also features memorial paintings of Manus Deery ( 15 ) and Charles Love ( 16 ) both innocent victims accidentally killed in the troubles . Deery was killed by a ricochet bullet from a British Army sniper and Love was killed by fragments from an IRA bomb meant for British Troops .

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