Famous Wicklow bridge washed away in floods

BridgeOne of the most photographed bridges in county Wicklow has been washed away.

The timber bridge which forms part of the Wicklow way close to Turlough hill was reefed from its position in the early hours of Friday morning by flash floods.

The 2 photographs above show the before and after scene this week .

The bridge was due to be replace this coming winter.

(Photos. Fran Byrne)

 

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