Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge is a famous rope bridge in, Northern Ireland. It’s thought salmon fishermen have been building bridges to the island for over 350 years. It has taken many forms over the years. In the 1970s it had only one handrail and large gaps between the slats.
The bridge links the mainland to the tiny island of Carrickarede, it spans 20 metres and is 30 metres above the rocks below.