W5758 : Bridge on a small narrow country road

taken 2 years ago, near to Ray Bridge, Hawthorn Hill, Skeugh Cross Roads and Barna Cross Roads, Cork, Ireland

Bridge on a small narrow country road
Bridge on a small narrow country road
It would be so easy to miss this bridge's parapet while driving along this road (I did and I was looking out for it!). The bridge was originally built to allow the road to traverse The Cork and Kinsale Junction Railway which closed in 1931. Unlike almost all the other bridges along the route of this long defunct railway, looking over the parapet showed that despite the fact the bridge was open, it was no longer in use by local farmers, having been fenced off and debris strewn on both side blocking a clear thoroughfare.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 5 April, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 7 April, 2016
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  Railways  Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! W 579 587 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:46.8134N 8:36.6263W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! W 579 587
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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