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The Bridges of Dublin City

Dublin would not have been possible without its bridges. It’s all too easy to forget that this is a city built upon rivers and bordered by a wild and tempestuous sea. They’ve been building bridges in Dublin at least since Norman times but the old bridges, made from wood and clay, invariably collapsed and washed away.