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Sean O'Casey Bridge

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The Sean O'Casey Bridge

The Sean O'Casey Bridge is a pedestrian bridge across the River Liffey in the old docklands area of... read more

Reviewed February 9, 2019
macedonboy
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Walking bridge over the river liffey

Dubliners have taken the bridge to their heart - the measure of which is to dub it with witty... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
dgbg100106
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Odenton, Maryland
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Feb 9, 2019
“The Sean O'Casey Bridge”
Jul 1, 2018
“Walking bridge over the river liffey”
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One of the most attractive bridges in Dublin, the Sean O'Casey Bridge is the most easterly pedestrian bridge (2016). The bridge also pivots open to allow maritime traffic to proceed easterly up the Liffey. It links the South Docks area and Trinity...more
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Reviewed February 9, 2019

The Sean O'Casey Bridge is a pedestrian bridge across the River Liffey in the old docklands area of Dublin. It was built as part of the urban regeneration of the area and the docklands area does look very nice. As for the bridge, it's a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank macedonboy
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Dubliners have taken the bridge to their heart - the measure of which is to dub it with witty nicknames. For some it is the ‘Bingo Bridge’, allowing northsiders and southsiders to frequent each other’s bingo halls. Others, amused by the apparent bounce they experience...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank dgbg100106
Reviewed January 21, 2018

The Seán O'Casey Bridge is a walking swing type bridge spanning the River Liffey. Bridge affords the ability to go from Quay City to the North Wall Quay. Great views of river and city.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Used this bridge when attending a concert at this end of the city. It is a nice bridge and is functional.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Redsionnach
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Nice construction but was annoyed by the various "no bicycles" signs but nearly getting ran over 3 times on this short bridge. Good views of the river on both sides.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Timm S
Reviewed December 12, 2016

A bit slippery due to the wet rainy conditions, but nice river and city views can be had from here. One of many that makes getting across the river easy for pedestrians.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank CleopatraBunny
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Named in honor of Sean O'Casey, a noted Irish playwright, the bridge is path from the Customs House on the north side to a variety of architecturally interesting buildings on the south side as well as the Mariners Memorial. It is a pedestrian bridge that...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank jeffl499
Reviewed August 18, 2016

I've never heard of him and didn't see the bridge in action, what a piece of engineering though! not exactly an attraction, if you're in the area though...

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank scousegod
Reviewed April 24, 2016

The Sean O'Casey Bridge was a project of the 2005 Dublin Dockyards construction improvements. The swing bridge is named such because sections 'swing' open to allow boat traffic pass the low bridge. There are two supports in the river that swing the pedestrian-only bridge.

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank JT_Turner3
Reviewed October 1, 2015

I honestly am not familiar with Sean O'Casey, but we crossed this foot bridge after visiting the Famine Memorial and were able to see the Mariner's Memorial on the opposite side of the river. It also afforded great views of the river and of the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Erik K
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