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Address: Cashel Street | Central City, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
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Well restored war memorial

When we last saw this bridge it had been damaged by the earthquake and was fenced off. It is great to see the work that has been done to repair and restore this bridge at the end... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a lovely old bridge with a neat wooden wheel in the creek next to it. Great for a photograph. It is near the RE:START mall. Lovely to stroll by on your way to somewhere, take a moment to stop and admire it thoroughly.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were so lucky to be passing by the bridge on veterans day. There was a military display and moment of silence. So beautiful!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It's great to see this bridge now restored from the earthquakes. The stonework is lovely and the bridge is a great shrine to commemorate the fallen.

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Sydney
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we last saw this bridge it had been damaged by the earthquake and was fenced off. It is great to see the work that has been done to repair and restore this bridge at the end of Cashel Street. Just opposite the RE:Start Mall it is a dignified memorial to those who have falled as well as a nice... More 

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Malton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a lovely structure as you enter the centre of Christchurch. It is sad that there is not much to see expect construction work after that at the present time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are still reeling from the devastation reeked on Christchurch in 2011 and how much demolition and construction work there is still to be done. So great to see this monument restored - so close to the great ReStart shopping and social area.

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Thank Holly D
Seattle, WA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's. nice monument in the middle of the city. Besides seeing it up close, it's also visible from other nearby areas such as Re:START and so forms a sort of backdrop for Christchurch itself. Definitely worth seeing in you are in the area.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

worth a look see if you are wondering Christchurch city Cashel street, cargo mall. it has been restored and over looks some of the development on the Avon river post quake. lovely part of town. Julie Palmerston North

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Located in the heart of the city. May have an on-going constructions site around area due to earthquake just have to look a right spot for a best view. Neverthless, still a good place to visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

A lovely walk along the avon, lots of work has been done since the earthquake and it is certainly worth having a wander

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