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Nano Nagle Bridge

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Address: Grand Parade, Cork, Ireland
Phone Number: 21-427-3251
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Just a bridge

This bridge is across the river in town. Like most bridges are. There didn't appear to be anything special about it. I happened to be there anyway but I wouldn't go out of my way... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2016
Lombard, Illinois
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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Firstly, I'm a little alarmed at the negative reviews of this bridge. Perhaps there's a little jealousy involved. Name me a single bridge at that location that can compete. If you have an open mind and an eye for beauty, this is the bridge for you. On the North, the Quay Coop, on the South a couple of OK places.... More 

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Lombard, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

This bridge is across the river in town. Like most bridges are. There didn't appear to be anything special about it. I happened to be there anyway but I wouldn't go out of my way to see it.

Thank LostALot22
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

River Lee is lifeline of Cork City, I must say. It merges with Celtic ocean here in Cork. The harbour is a natural one . River Lee has 42 bridges. 29 bridges r in Cork !!!!!!! .Nano Nagle bridge is one of them, connecting Sullivan Quay n Grand parade. I find it simple one compared to Ha'penny bridge

Thank Ngmn07
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

This is simply a pedestrian bridge linking Grand Parade to Sullivan's Quay. Locals say it was built to make it easier for Revenue staff to cross that they could get to work easier in the mornings!! The Revenue people have now left the area and moved to Blackpool. There is nothing whatever of architectural merit in the structure.

1 Thank saravima
Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

This is a very nice tourist attraction. Go on Saturday and they have a farmer's market that is run by the nuns. Everything at the market is homemade and fresh. The irish scones are awesome but do buy a jar of the rheubarb and ginger jam, it is to DIE for. The Nano Nagle story is quite interesting and the... More 

2 Thank Tammir
Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

I'm not sure if we're going to be including the wonderful traffic lights of the Grand Parade or the mysterious phone booth of the South Mall on TripAdvisor too, but this entry is not remotely relevant to tourists visiting Cork. Nano Nagle bridge is just a rather plain, simple and utilitarian foot bridge that is really quite unremarkable. It's not... More 

4 Thank Slx
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

What a visitor attraction this is! Imagine it, a structure built to span the physical obstacle that is a river for the purpose of providing passage over said obstacle. It's perfect as a scenic shortcut from O'Sullivan's Quay to Grand Parade and even more so should you have a Cork footbridge fettish. The paving and metal construction manage to form... More 

10 Thank Ruairi L
Cork, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2012

I walked over this bridge yesterday. It takes about 15 seconds to cross, walking at a reasonable pace. It gets you nicely from Sullivan's Quay onto the Grand Parade, and that is about it. Watch out for beggars and homeless people who like to use it as a social amenity.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2008

A bridge. From one side of the river all the way to the other side (approx 30 metres)

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