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Craigavon Bridge

Carlisle Circus and Spencer Road, Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 7284
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Oldest Bridge in Derry

A marvel in its own right! this bridge is the 1st built of the 3 bridges to be found in Derrys city... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Derek L
Great Bridge

Not sure why they have asked for reviews on this, but its a bridge, iconic for Derry/Londonderry... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
IrishTripTaker
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“lower deck” (9 reviews)
“railway” (3 reviews)
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LOCATION
Carlisle Circus and Spencer Road, Derry, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7126 7284

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A marvel in its own right! this bridge is the 1st built of the 3 bridges to be found in Derrys city Centre, Each bridge being separated by maybe 1- 3 miles of each other, all of which being of different design eras and uses...More

Thank Derek L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not sure why they have asked for reviews on this, but its a bridge, iconic for Derry/Londonderry. Most will see on a trip to city.

Thank IrishTripTaker
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Why in the world did they build such a huge double-decker bridge? I was astonished to see a painting of it in the Tower Museum, back in the days where it was used by horses pulling carriages. There would have been so little traffic. I...More

2  Thank Steveodo
Reviewed 28 February 2017

It's a bridge. As bridges go, it's about as good a bridge as any other. Preferable to the Foyle Bridge. It is centrally located bringing you into Derry City Centre.

Thank Newry_Bloke
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We travelled over both the top and bottom deck, this bridge is well maintained and looks great. It's the only double deck bridge and I think always feels much safer than the foyle bridge

Thank Tugboat_11
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a double decker bridge with is pretty cool, traffic traveling both directions on both tiers,

Thank Stu A
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Originally built as a road and railway bridge, the demise of the railways lead to the bridge being converted to a two tier road bridge

Thank Norman P
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Road and pedestrian bridge. Drove under it to get over the River Foyle to go home, don't understand what the fuss is about?

Thank Salmo01
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I know I'm definitely back in Derry/Londonderry when I drive across this unusual double decker bridge...always a thrill. Coming out into the sunshine after the gloom underneath - a metaphor for the recent history of a city beloved by both residents and visitors. We visited...More

Thank 753John
Reviewed 3 July 2016

My family and I have been using this bridge since I can remember. Its upper and lower deck if always carrying vehicles. An excellent view of the river looking up towards Newbuildings and down towards the new bridge

Thank Richard JF G
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