1819 – Salmon Weir Bridge, Galway

Architect: William Vitruvius Morrison



Previously known as the Jail Bridge, as the city jail was on the site of where the Cathedral now is. A fine gently humped five-span bridge. Attribute to Morrison in James Hardiman’s ‘History of the town and count of Galway’ (originally published 1820).

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