Northern Ireland then & now

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Northern Ireland then & now

Post by Flintlock » Fri Aug 04, 2017 9:16 am

Inspired by Ade-G's post thought I would start this one - so a picture of the past and another one of the same location (with your bike)

So entrance to Castlewellan Forest Park early 1940's US Army





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Re: Northern Ireland then & now

Post by Flintlock » Tue Oct 10, 2017 7:54 pm

Using this topic as a test

Newtown Rd Rostrevor Co Down, 1940''s US Army returning from an excercise in the Mourne Mountains in preparation for D day
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Re: Northern Ireland then & now

Post by TomBoyNI » Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:07 pm

Brilliant idea.
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Re: Northern Ireland then & now

Post by geoham » Wed Oct 11, 2017 6:27 am

I think this is a great idea too.

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Re: Northern Ireland then & now

Post by cozi70 » Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:45 am

I'll try and contribute also to this great idea

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Re: Northern Ireland then & now

Post by Flintlock » Tue May 22, 2018 12:38 am

Main Street, Belleek, Co Fermanagh 1922, at the end of the Battle of Pettigo & Belleek where the British Army last deployed (and used) artillery in Ireland
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Re: Northern Ireland then & now

Post by Flintlock » Tue May 29, 2018 9:50 pm

Magheralin, Co Down 1940's
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Re: Northern Ireland then & now

Post by Flintlock » Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:42 pm

The US 6th Cavalry at Tandragee , Co Armagh 1943. They would later land at Utah beach on D Day
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Re: Northern Ireland then & now

Post by Flintlock » Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:49 am

Donard Park, Newcastle, Co Down. Americian gunners practicing their drill early 1940's
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Re: Northern Ireland then & now

Post by Flintlock » Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:51 am

Same location, same tree now. Motorbike lurking in background
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