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Lovely walk!

Great to be out and experience the lovely walk along the Boyne river and to get in the feel of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
gwerosemann
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Drogheda, Ireland
An amazing 15 arch railway bridge

The bridge with 15 arches built in 1855 in only 2 years and is well worth taking in the view. There... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2019
Michael O
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great to be out and experience the lovely walk along the Boyne river and to get in the feel of the vastness in a truly beautiful area!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gwerosemann
Reviewed May 18, 2019

The bridge with 15 arches built in 1855 in only 2 years and is well worth taking in the view. There is a story that the builder used cotton wool as a foundation.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Michael O
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a bridge I use to walk over after being to night clubs and spent my childhood on it’s a landmark for the town of Drogheda and links the north and south

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank malachyg2013
Reviewed August 27, 2018

What makes that bridge special is its story. So if you'll pass by Drogheda, spend some time to sit, see the bridge and read the story behind it. You'll certainly love it.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Hillary B
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

One of the great sights of Drogheda. If you are going by rail you can't miss it and if you are in town you can't miss it as it towers over everything. A great engineering feat.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 734runner
Reviewed September 7, 2017

All you can do is view it or travel over it on the train but the history of it is worth a bit of investigation. One for the architecture nuts!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Brian M
Reviewed May 16, 2017

From the footbridge you get a nice view of the Railway Bridge that travels between Dublin & Belfast along with getting a look at the local Port. I even saw an Otter in this river further up stream one day as well

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 12, 2017

Lovely bridge like in Dublin City, passed by and feel the vibrancy of the river,While passing the bridge you will see the d hostel and the railway to Belfast UK.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ramadeva
Reviewed March 7, 2017

The main Belfast railway line runs across this multi-span bridge. Its a super looking bridge to view from a distance but that's about it.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Michael M
Reviewed November 23, 2016

outstanding iron bridge, it overlooks Drogheda and at night time lights up the docklands area. why not stop off in drogheda and take a look.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Sean M
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