C4519 :: A515, Foyle Bridge
Taken 3 months ago by N Chadwick near Boom Hall, Northern Ireland
A515, Foyle Bridge
The Foyle Bridge is in Derry, Northern Ireland. The central cantilever span of the bridge is the second longest on the island of Ireland, at 234 metres, and the whole suspended bridge structure including the approach spans is 866 metres long. It crosses the River Foyle to the north of the city, and forms only the second of three bridges linking the city centre to the Waterside, the others being the Craigavon Bridge and the Peace Bridge walkway. Work on the bridge began in 1980 and it opened in October 1984. It carries the A515.
A515 (Northern Ireland)
The A515 is the North Derry bypass. It crosses the Foyle on the Foyle Bridge and, with the A514, forms the Derry Ring Road. 4 miles long.
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|Subject Grid Square||C4519|
|Subject Lat/Long||55.020005,-7.297231 (click to view more nearby images)|
|Near||Boom Hall, Unknown, Northern Ireland|
|Taken||20211021 202110 2021 (about 3 months ago)|
|Snippet||A515 (Northern Ireland) · Foyle Bridge ·|
|Context||Roads, Road transport ·|
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