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# Monument

Last year
# Conspiracy Theories
Mysterious Georgia Guidestones monument demolished after being bombed by vandals
The so-called American Stonehenge was a target for conspiracy theorists who linked it with Satanism.
All time
# heritage site
Neolithic burial monument in Meath 'recklessly damaged by graffiti'
There have been other vandalism incidents at the site.
# Monument
William and Harry commission London statue of Princess Diana
The sculpture will stand in the public grounds of her former residence, Kensington Palace.
# past and future
"I'm losing money every day while nothing is being done... it's a nightmare" - How Moore Street's traders have been forgotten about
Marie Cullen sells her fruit and veg on Moore Street in the shadow of the battle for the National Monument.
# Dolmen
4,000-year-old monument damaged during clearance works
Locals say they are saddened by the damage.
# public anger
Top Gear apologises for "unwise" filming of car stunts near war memorial
People were not happy about the choice of location, near the Cenotaph in London.
# Easter Rising
NAMA pledges €5m for Moore Street site but dispute remains over 1916 plans
It was announced last year that the four houses at 14 to 17 Moore Street are to be converted into a commemorative centre at the national monument.
# Hidden
Hundred-year-old treasure found in time capsule under Columbus monument
Coins, medals, banknotes and some old scrolls were found in the box which was hidden when the monument was put in place in 1921.
# In Memory
Páidí Ó Sé monument to be erected in West Kerry in May 2015
The aim is to unveil the life-size bronze monument on the day that would have been Páidí’s 60th birthday.
# monumental request
This group want to build a large Satan statue in a US city
It’s one hell of a plan. Ahem.
# 1916
Commemorative centre to be built at 14 - 17 Moore Street
It was announced today that structures from 1916 won’t be demolished on the historic Moore Street.
# monumental
Photos: The monuments that pay their own way
A new survey has listed the most valuable monuments in Europe. So which one towered above all the rest?
# Che Guevara
Scale model of Che Guevara monument being built
A scale model of the proposed glass monument, which contains an image of the revolutionary known as ‘El Che’, is currently being constructed, Galway Cllr Billy Cameron has said.
# Che Guevara
Che Guevara monument would ‘shame the people of Galway and Ireland’
A proposal to build a monument to the Cuban revolutionary has been harshly criticised by local businessman Declan Ganley.