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Shaw's Bridge

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Shaw's Bridge
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County
Down • Armagh
Highway Authority
DfI Roads
Opening Date
1700s, 1970s
Additional Information
List No:  HB25/17/001  (Cat B1)
Bridge Type:  Arch Bridge
On road(s)
A55

Shaw's Bridge crosses the River Lagan to the south of Belfast.

There are two bridges at the site, an older listed Arch bridge built in the early 1700s, and a modern single-span concrete bridge carrying the A55 which was built in the 1970s.

The older bridge is now reserved for non motorised use.





Shaw's Bridge
Crossings of the River Lagan
 • Queen Elizabeth II Bridge (Belfast)  • Albert Bridge (Belfast)  • Queens Bridge (Belfast)  • Governors Bridge (Belfast)  • Kings Bridge (Belfast)  • Lagan Bridge  • Ormeau Bridge  


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