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Cromwell's Bridge

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Bridge Street, Kenmare, Ireland
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Bridge Street, Kenmare, Ireland
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

You don't need long here 10 minutes. Stop for a quick picture and go. Super cute picture! It was just a couple minutes form out bed and breakfast.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 7 October 2016

a little walk from the town centre. really interesting construction. worth seeing, doesn't take long though

Thank lancasterlondon
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

To be clear, this bridge is not named for Oliver Cromwell! It is a version of a local Gaelic saying that has been adapted over time. Beautiful image over a little River. Walking distance from the village center. Great for pictures .

Thank seanworc
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This was just down the road from our B&B on our way to dinner. What a pretty bridge with a small river running under it. A very peaceful spot to explore.

Thank Nancy J
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The weather was clear so we went for an after dinner stroll to find Cromwell's Bridge. It was a lovely walk and there's a pretty rushing river under the bridge with flowers and ivy. A nice spot for pictures and to enjoy nature and it...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Brilliant, what fun, even for a group of 60- year olds recovering from knee and back operations! You can climb one side like a ladder, just like they did 800 years ago. One huge annoyance is that there is no cut through between the bridge...More

Thank EuroTraveller52
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Get some nice photos of the bridge and river, and take a walk thru the little park back into town, its quite fascinating that this ancient arch is still standing.

Thank hallf
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Apparently the bridge is shaped like a moustache - but aren't most bridges? It is amazing that it has survived for so long and I wouldn't like to use it in a hurry, but is has a certain charm about it. Visit this and the...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Part of a fine self-guided tour that we highly recommend. Amazing that this 11th Century structure is at our fingertips. See it and enjoy it!

Thank Jerry W
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

It is a fascinating bridge from the 11th century. Very interesting but more because of its age than the bridge itself. I liked it.

Thank Grigeli
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