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Address: Antrim, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7941 7941

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Interesting historical site

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... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
Belfast, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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
Magherafelt, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 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 the platform and to shanes castle and returns to antrim every sunday from12 on the... More 

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Letterkenny, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles 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, 17.5 miles away, on the far side of the Lough. What happened was, I had... More 

11 Thank letterkennycaint

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