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Monument to the Unknown Woman Worker

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Hmm a bit sexiest

The actual Monuments are well made BUT REALLY. I and all the women that I have ever known or met... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2019
touchmesoon
Two Ladies

Have passed this monument for many years, two ladies - remember how difficult their lives have... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

The actual Monuments are well made BUT REALLY. I and all the women that I have ever known or met in Canada, developed countries& third world especially WORK. UNKNOWN I think NOT

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 19, 2019

Belfast has many statues and sculptures all over. This one is situated right in front of Great Northern mall and in front of Cafe Nero. The sculpture is interesting but you will see no one cares about it. Good for a selfie and that's about...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 14, 2019

Have passed this monument for many years, two ladies - remember how difficult their lives have been, no matter what their occupation. Also think about how ladies continue to work today. If in the area of Great Victoria Street, stop and give a few moments...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 11, 2019

These bronze statues are near the bus centre, and it is worth pausing to look at them. They represent past inequality of women in the workplace.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

This stands tribute to women workers and inequality or work that still affects society. The sculpture is cast in bronze and features two probably working class women wearing symbols of stereotypical "women's work" as second skin in some cases and as items of clothing in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

It is worth spending a few minutes checking out these two women and discovering some of the underappreciated work that traditionally women have done.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

I saw this monument and it is a fascination work dedicated to the ongoing struggle by females to achieve socioeconomic equality in the workplace. If you get close, there is much more to this artwork than one notices from afar.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank AlexanderD
Reviewed November 16, 2017

Originally commissioned by the Dept of the Environment for Northern Ireland, the Commissioning of this piece was taken over by Glenbank Estates Limited following a disagreement regarding the interpretation of the theme. The official brief was to reflect Amelia Street’s history as a former Red...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank George D
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Located in front of Belfast City Central Station this monument was quite a surprise to me, specially because of very radical existence. It is quite interesting that though the city of Belfast is populated with European people. However, this monument of black woman worker is...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Imrul
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Two life size women sculptures located outside of The shopping mall close to Europa Hotel. They are very detailed and at closer look have a few quotes, facts written on them, as well as some work utensils. To me they are quite moving in how...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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James M
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No. It is not correct. That story came about because it was originally sited in Amelia Street where the 'working women' were reputed to trade.
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