Collection: Our Own Place Photographic Project >> New Bridge, Athlone [graphic]
New Bridge, Athlone
|Main Creator:||O'Brien, Geroid photographer|
This new bridge was designed by Ove Arup and Partners, Ireland, as part of the £27 million Athlone Relief Road and was commenced in January 1989 and officially opened in June 1991. It is one of the longest span bridges in the Republic of Ireland. The opening co-incided with the tercentenary of the seige of Athlone.
|Published / Created:||
22 Nov 1993
Project sponsored by RTÉ and Fuji Photo Film (Ireland) Ltd.
Film number: 2 ; frame number: 21
Old Athlone Society
12:00 22 Nov 1993
Physical description: 1 photograph ; 15 x 10cm.
Geographic Coverage: Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Province of Leinster, Ireland.
|Contained in:||Our Own Place Photographic Project|
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|OOP_ 2/21||NPA Reading Room - Appt. only||Photos|
Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.