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Cromwell's Bridge

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Bridge Street, Kenmare, Ireland
353-64-41233
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Bridge Street, Kenmare, Ireland
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353-64-41233
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"oliver cromwell"
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"town centre"
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"free attraction"
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"great photo opportunity"
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"grass growing"
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"lots of history"
in 2 reviews
"bed and breakfast"
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"walk up"
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"hidden gem"
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"moustache"
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"century"
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"structure"
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"stream"
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"gaelic"
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"arches"
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Nestled in a particularly peaceful and quiet spot just off the main street of Kenmare this ancient bridge bears no relation to THAT Cromwell, predating him by an few hundred years. Nonetheless its an atmospheric spot and a great photo opportunity. Amazing how well constructed...More

1  Thank marksw3960
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

Gorgeous views - very clever planting nearby - nobody should leave Kenmare without visiting this bridge

Thank Mags M
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Easily found, pretty and quaint. Its around 800 years old, the name Cromwell doesnt refer to Oliver Cromwell, but has morphed into that from an old Gaelic name. it has a very nice setting, its a free attraction, and its amazing to think that it...More

1  Thank Gordy92
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

This bridge was right behind where we stayed at Cromwell Court. The kids loved scrambling up and down it. It was a really neat old bridge with lots of history.

1  Thank MaggieChicago_IL
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

When i went to see my nan and grandad.there were so meny places to play.Wwere always playing on cromwells bridge.Great place to go and see its very old.

1  Thank ejodonoghue
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This takes 2 minutes to see, but is a nice cute old bridge that is worth stopping to see. Nothing to do with Oliver Cromwell as you'll find out when you read the sign, but still fun to see anyway.

Thank ElauNH
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

This little stone bridge has been here since the 11th century, which, to me, is simply amazing. It is easy to find, and will only take 5-10 minutes of your time. And if you are brave enough, you can still use it to cross over...More

Thank Jim T
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

This town had lots of stones, and the bridge was built with stones and arched very interesting. Kind of hard to climb on, but its more for looks. The town was a good place to roam around with interesting buildings.

1  Thank itcheetam
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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
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

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

Thank lancasterlondon
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