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“Lovely connection across the River Lee” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Daly's Bridge

Daly's Bridge
Sunday's Well, Cork, Ireland
353-21-427-3251
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Ranked #32 of 73 Attractions in Cork
Type: Bridges, Sights & Landmarks
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Boone, North Carolina
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“Lovely connection across the River Lee”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Daly's Bridge is a lovely pedestrian suspension bridge. Its white painted towers stand out against the green trees and grey concrete along the River Lee. It connects Fiitzgerald's Park and the Mardyke Way with Sunday's Well across the Lee. It provides a crossing in a walk from the university area and park to two excellent pubs, Annie's, which has a fine dining menu at reasonable prices, and the Fraciscan Well. It's part of the University Walk, one of Cork's self-guided walking tours.

Visited June 2013
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“Lovely area”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

A lovely suspension bridge located just 1km. from city centre and adjacent to a beautiful public park. It is overlooked by the period houses of Sundays Well.

Visited October 2012
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“Not that shaky but beautiful”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

It's called the shake bridge but we didn't find it that shaky. But its a beautiful bridge view a nice view and we have some kids who love to look in the water for old biles and fish.
Next to it is a small skaterpark, also nice.

Visited July 2012
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Waterford, Ireland
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“The shaky bridge”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

The shaky bridge is well known to Corkonian northsiders. To get to Fitzgeralds park from Sundays Well on foot an essential part of the day out is to stand on the shaky bridge and jump up and down to make it vibrate. It is a wonderful suspension bridge with fantastic views down the river towards the city.

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Cork, Ireland
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“Quirky little Bridge, nice to photograph”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

Daly's Bridge is known in Cork as the "shakey bridge", because it is in fact a small suspension bridge designed only for pedestrian traffic, and true to it's name, if you jump p and down on it, the whole structure begins to vibrate and shake. If you go down the road a little bit to Wellington Bridge, you can get a nice shot of Daly's Bridge, especially during the simmer months when the trees and bushes on the river bank are in full bloom.
CAUTION: Don't go near this bridge after dark. It attracts people who engage in anti-social behavior, who hang around, drinking etc and intimidating passers-by.

Visited April 2011
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