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All reviews oliver cromwell town centre grass growing lovely setting nice stop walking tour moustache structure arches gaelic stroll significance pathway picnic ring
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Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

A funky bridge very near the town centre. Well worth a walk. The history of the bridge can be read while there

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

I'm a history buff. I love ancient structures and how nature makes them part of the landscape. Cromwell's Bridge is one of those places that you just have to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank J D
Reviewed 11 October 2018

That is a masterpiece made by the early monks. Not knowing they had real concrete in those days. But okay, with some imagination... again a nice picture.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

One of the ladies in the visitor center related that the sides of the bridge were much higher in the past. this allowed for wheelbarrows full of ore to be taken up and over for transport. Now the one side is easily accessible and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank J C
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Cute little bridge in a park area right outside of town. You can cross the bridge and the river is very pretty.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank laurene587
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Apparently this bridge is of dubious historical significance, but it is still freaking cool. We rented a house on Bridge Street and could see it from our terrace/garden. But we walked up to it and climbed it (on fingers and toes -- it's that steep)....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

It is just a short walk from downtown Kenmare, and it is beautiful. My son walked over it, I chose not to, it is quite steep. But truly beautiful.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

walking round the town and seen the cromwells bridge.not that big of a dale.but took some photos of it anyway.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Leonard-cree
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We actually saw it every time we sat on the sundeck overlooking the Finnehy River. Great photo op but of questionable historic significance. If you're on the walking tour or out for a stroll, check it out. It's only 2 minutes from the Triangle and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank James S
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We were on a walking tour of Kenmare and came upon this unusual well preserved stone bridge. Interesting the build and height.

Date of experience: June 2018
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