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- Category: A
- Date Added: 18/03/1971
- Local Authority: Highland
- Planning Authority: Highland
- Parish: Creich (Highland)
National Grid Reference
- NGR: NH 57893 95274
- Coordinates: 257893, 895274
Joseph Mitchell and Murdoch Paterson, 1867. Iron-truss
bridge with 2 tall semicircular arched approach spans at
south, and 3 at north linked by wide cast-iron lattice
girder bridge in 10 sections. Coursed rubble, tooled
rubble dressings and arched rings; tooled rubble coped
approach parapets. Some later repair rendering to arched
rings on north side.
Statement of Special Interest
Built 1867 for The Sutherland Railway. Polished granite
plaque on north side reads; "Erected 1867 by The
Sutherland Railway Co. mainly promoted by George Cramville
William Third Duke and Twenty-first Earl of Sutherland".
Iron portion of bridge measures 230' (70.1m) South bank
of Kyle of Sutherland in Kincardine Parish.
John Hume, THE INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF SCOTLAND, ii,
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