Blackstone Bridge Rehabilitation Project

Works Extent

Blackstone Bridge, located approximately 5 kilometres northwest of Cork City, is a single span masonry arch humpback road bridge with 90-degree skew to its approach and exit.

  • Rebuild/repair damaged sections of masonry parapets and approaches;
  • Install new public lighting scheme on approaches;
  • Upgrade/replace existing approach signage and road markings;
  • Resurface bridge carriageway and approaches.


The objectives of the works are:

  • Restore the overall structural integrity of the bridge;
  • Improve road user safety through improved visibility (public lighting and approach signage) and resurfacing of bridge carriageway and approaches with upgraded road markings.


Start: Construction due to commence April 2021.

Finish: Project completed in Q3 2021.

For further information please contact  Dan O'Sullivan, Senior Executive Engineer at email

Blackstone Bridge Rehab Project