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Carrick-on-Shannon Bridge

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Carrick-on-Shannon Bridge
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Carrick Bridge, seen here from the Co. Leitrim side
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Leitrim • Roscommon
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Carrick-on-Shannon Bridge is a five-arched limestone bridge carrying the N4 across the River Shannon at Carrick-on-Shannon. It was built in 1845-6 by the Commissioners for the Improvement of the Navigation of the River Shannon to replace an earlier eleven-arched stone bridge dating from 1718.

Carrick-on-Shannon Bridge
Crossings of the River Shannon
Dowra Bridge • Shannon Bridge (Drumshanbo) • Battle Bridge • Carrick-on-Shannon Bridge • Roosky Bridge • Termonbarry Bridge • Lanesborough Bridge • Athlone Bypass Bridge •
Athlone Bridge • Shannon Bridge • Banagher Bridge • Portumna Bridge • Killaloe Bridge • O'Brien's Bridge • Athlunkard Bridge • Thomond Bridge •
Sarsfield Bridge • Shannon Bridge (Limerick) • Limerick Tunnel • Shannon Ferry

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