Sean Graham Bookmaker’s Shooting

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Address: Junction of Ormeau Road and Hatfield Street, Lower Ormeau.
Commemorating: Victims of the Sean Graham Bookmaker's massacre. Catholics from the area who have been killed as a result of their faith.
Commissioned by: Not known.
Date unveiled: 05 February 2002
Notes: The small memorial garden was subsequently added to the plaque. It was unveiled during the commemorative ceremony to mark the 10th anniversary, that was held at around 2 o'clock to coincide with the time of the massacre.

Black granite plaque reads: “In memory of Jack Duffin aged 66 years Willie McManus aged 54 years Christy Doherty aged 52 years Peter Magee aged 18 years James Kennedy aged 15 years Murdered for their faith on 5th February 1992 Also in memory of all other local people who have been murdered for their faith. Go ndeana dia trocaire ar a n-anamacha.”. Small iron enclosure erected on the ground underneath the plaque.