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Samuel Beckett Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge that joins Sir John Rogerson's Quay on the south side of the River Liffey to Guild Street and North Wall Quay in the Dublin Docklands area. The architect is Santiago Calatrava, a designer of a number of...more
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You can see this bridge from quite a distance & it’s great to see this modern architecture in amongst all the traditional bridges. Worth looking at if you’re wandering along the river Iffey - it’s a very busy area though, traffic wise
i think one of our better looking bridges and i cycle over it most sundays and have taken many pictures of it from various angles ..in summer time the local kids jump off it into the icy cold liffey and it always draws large crowds...More
Ok so I've stretched the imagination as long as the actual Golden Gate bridge but hear me out. In the last few years we have been fortunate in the design of our bridges not withstanding our older historic bridges take the bridge in Drogheda the...More
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Once you are in the city centre you are very close to it, particularly if you are at O'Connell Bridge, which is the main bridge at O'Connell Street. There are River Liffey Tours but I'm not sure if it they under the Beckett... More
Once you are in the city centre you are very close to it, particularly if you are at O'Connell Bridge, which is the main bridge at O'Connell Street. There are River Liffey Tours but I'm not sure if it they under the Beckett Bridge - I doubt it actually. Be aware if you are taking a River Liffey tour that the river is tidal, and sometimes the watercraft has to cut short its tour as it is not able to go under some of the other bridges. I know this because it happened to use a few years ago. Enjoy your trip to Dublin, there is so much to see - and you will love the majesty of the Beckett Bridge!