M2925 : Galway Cathedral across Salmon Weir Bridge

taken 2 years ago, near to Gaillimh, Claddagh, Shancroagh, Terryland and Salt Hill, Galway, Ireland

Galway Cathedral across Salmon Weir Bridge
Galway Cathedral across Salmon Weir Bridge
R863 Road

The R863 is a short link road in the City of Galway, connecting the R336 at Eyre Square to the R864, Newcastle Road M2925 : University Rd. It crosses the River Corrib on the Salmon Weir Bridge. It is 1.2km long.

National Inventory of Architectural Heritage (Ireland)

The National Inventory of Architectural Heritage (NIAH) maintains a central database of the architectural heritage of the Republic of Ireland covering the period since 1700 in complement to the Archaeological Survey of Ireland, which focuses on archaeological sites of the pre-1700 period. As of 2020, there are over 40,000 records in the database, including buildings, monuments, street furniture and other structures. The NIAH dataset does not cover Northern Ireland.
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Galway Cathedral

The Cathedral of Our Lady Assumed into Heaven and St Nicholas (Irish language: Ard-Eaglais Mhaighdean na Deastógála agus Naomh Nioclás), commonly known as Galway Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral and one of the largest and most impressive buildings in the city.
Construction began in 1958 on the site of the old city prison. It was completed in 1965, making it the last great stone cathedral to be built in Europe. It was dedicated jointly to Our Lady Assumed into Heaven and to St Nicholas.
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M2925, 467 images   (more nearby search)
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Sunday, 13 October, 2019   (more nearby)
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Friday, 27 November, 2020
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Religious sites  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! M 294 254 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.5128N 9:3.4612W
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Irish: geotagged! M 296 255
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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