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Samuel Beckett Bridge – Dublin, Ireland

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Building: Samuel Beckett Bridge
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Architect: Santiago Calatrava
Engineer: Santiago Calatrava
Completed: December 10, 2009

AE Interests: Design is reminiscent of a Harp, a prominent symbol of Ireland; Rotates 90 degrees to allow ships to pass by; Modern elements with traditional significance


Written by Alexander Cantu

August 31, 2011 at 1:35 pm

Posted in Built

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