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The Torpedo Platform

Antrim, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7941 7941
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Interesting piece of history

My wife is from Antrim but was not aware of the history of this particular structure. Car parking... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
markusTyrone
,
Tyrone
Interesting historical site

While it is not much to see, the history behind this platform is interesting and as far as views... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
AtlanticTyger
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New York City, New York
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29 May 2017
“Interesting piece of history”
26 Feb 2017
“Interesting historical site”
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Antrim, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7941 7941
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

My wife is from Antrim but was not aware of the history of this particular structure. Car parking is good, there is a cafe nearby and the scenery is quite pleasant. You can walk into Rea's wood from here along the lough shore which is...More

Thank markusTyrone
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

While it is not much to see, the history behind this platform is interesting and as far as views, for an avid birdwatcher this is a very good spot as the platform is now covered with gulls, terns and cormorants.

Thank AtlanticTyger
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Totally dislike this platform I think it spoils the landscape. It's covered in rust and it's an eyesore. The downside is the birds will have nowhere to congregate.

Thank Ray R
Reviewed 19 March 2014

the way to torpedo factory in antrim town follow the sign for leasure centre drive onpast as far as you can drive this takes you to a car park where you can view the torpedo platform .even better the maid of antrim boat sail to...More

1  Thank glenburn1
Reviewed 17 April 2013

It took me three weeks to find this gem. I'm not kidding! However, it was not my fault, actually, believe it or not, it was the "Northern Ireland Tourist Boards" They have it listed as being in Co. Tyrone, when it's actually in Co. Antrim,...More

11  Thank letterkennycaint
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