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“ Bridge made for jumping “

The good point of this bridge it as good views, the bad points I’ve lost count how many people have... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chris B
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Blackwood, United Kingdom
Its just a bridge!

Excellent Chartist Monument on the west side roundabout. Other than that its just a bridge... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Duncan J
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Blackwood to oakdale, Blackwood, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The good point of this bridge it as good views, the bad points I’ve lost count how many people have taken their lives on this bridge. This bridge needs a higher fence to stop more lives being lost . A bigger fence is more important...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent Chartist Monument on the west side roundabout. Other than that its just a bridge. Decent views up and down the Valley from the bridge.

Thank Duncan J
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Great bridge with iconic statue of Chartist remembering Blackwoods part in the history of the Chartist movement

Thank terrywinters
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant statue of a charity and a superb piece of engineering for this local landmark. Well worth a look.

Thank Ian James R
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Reviewed February 24, 2018

This is an impressive construction but how stupid to put such an imposing thing over such a little river and a relatively shallow valley. I think the engineer wanted to make his mark, or perhaps it was just a mistake. It dominates the landscape and...More

Thank Patricia W
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Reviewed January 26, 2018

Really good for tourists such as my sister-in-law she really enjoyed seeing the bridge and the statue of the chartist at the end, highly recommend for tourists or people who just generally like bridges or architecture.

Thank milie1636
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

This bridge is a feat of engineering, it is supposed to celebrate the chartist uprising, to walk along the bridge and look down is immense, something not to miss in Blackwood

Thank Hilda W
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

This bridge is a master piece, really breathtaking. Simple clean modern suspension bridge which I had to drive over several times to fully appreciate it. Ill walk next time. Really worth a look

Thank Simon633
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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Lovely views you can see down the valley as far as wyllie and up the valley as far as tredegar, full view of Blackwood and tje surrounding area.

Thank Seline A
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Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

A decent looking bridge which doesn't overpower the landscape. Probably wouldn't hurt to make the barriers and railings a bit higher for safety reasons to prevent people jumping.

Thank ste ve e
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