Beautiful Bridges

Everyone loves a good well made bridge….sure where would we be if we didn’t have them ?
(probably on the same side of the river!)

Here are some beautifully engineered examples

Scarawalsh Bridge, Scarawash. County Wexford 1795

2020-05-04T16:01:36+00:00

Beautiful 18th century engineering in a local style Scarawalsh Bridge was built in 1795 and is a well-known landmark located between Enniscorthy and Ferns in County Wexford. This 6 arch humpback road bridge [...]

Scarawalsh Bridge, Scarawash. County Wexford 17952020-05-04T16:01:36+00:00

Knocksink Bridge, Enniskerry. County Wicklow 1859

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Once the highest bridge in Ireland with a treasure trove of unique species below it Not many people are aware whilst driving into Enniskerry on the R117 that they passing over the Knocksink [...]

Knocksink Bridge, Enniskerry. County Wicklow 18592020-05-02T10:18:57+00:00

The Peace Bridge, Derry City 2011

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A beautiful bridge designed to encourage friendship  The Peace Bridge is a cycle and footbridge built across the River Foyle. It was officially opened on 25th June 2011 and connects the old army [...]

The Peace Bridge, Derry City 20112020-05-06T19:07:04+00:00

Derrybawn Bridge, Laragh. County Wicklow 1700

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One of the most photographed & painted bridges in Ireland The Derrybawn Bridge is located in Laragh in co. Wicklow. There has been a bridge at this location since 1700 however this ivy-clad [...]

Derrybawn Bridge, Laragh. County Wicklow 17002020-04-29T17:55:20+00:00

Malin Bridge, Malin. County Donegal 1758

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The 2nd longest & most northerly stone bridge in Ireland Malin Bridge is located in Malin Town in County Donegal. This beautiful 10 arched bridge was built in 1758 over the Ballyboe river [...]

Malin Bridge, Malin. County Donegal 17582020-04-28T23:09:41+00:00

The Ha’penny Bridge, Wellington Quay, Dublin City 1816

2020-05-06T19:32:58+00:00

One of the first cast-iron bridges in the World The Ha’penny Bridge was built in 1816 and is one of the oldest cast-iron bridges in the World. It was originally named 'The Wellington [...]

The Ha’penny Bridge, Wellington Quay, Dublin City 18162020-05-06T19:32:58+00:00