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Record details

ID:MHG4485
Type of record:Monument
Name:Garva Bridge
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Old Council listed building record (for up to date description see link to Historic Scotland's website)  © Highland CouncilSite visit June 2009 (photo by Sylvina Tilbury)  © Highland CouncilSite visit June 2009 (photo by Sylvina Tilbury)  © Highland Council

Reports

Black and white photograph  © Please contact Highland Council for details (File size: 304 KB)Colour photograph  © Please contact Highland Council for details (File size: 467 KB)Sites and Monuments Record Card  © Highland Council (File size: 47 KB)
Grid Reference:NN 5217 9475
Map Sheet:NN59SW
Civil Parish:LAGGAN
Geographical Area:BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY

Monument Types

  • BRIDGE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
Protected Status:Listed Building (A) 6900: Garvamore, Garva Bridge Over River Spey (st George's Bridge); Scheduled Monument 2948: Garva Bridge, bridge over River Spey

Other References/Statuses

  • Historic Environment Record: MHG4485
  • NMRS NUMLINK Reference: 24316
  • NMRS Record Details: NN59SW2 GARVAMORE, GARVA BRIDGE
  • Non-Statutory Register (V)
  • Old SMR Reference Number: NN59SW0001

Full description

Access Audit 38 - HAW 11/2003

St George's Bridge, over Spey at Garvamore: 2 arches with long flat parapet and ramped ends; one side has been strengthened with buttresses in center and either end. Completed 1732, the most outstanding Wade bridge between Dalwhinnie and Fort Augustus.
Bldgs of Arch or Hist Interest Laggan Parish 1964 3 no18 (Scot Dev Dept)

Field sketch of bridge - see Assoc. Docs. File.

J Aitken : 18/12/00.

BAS Local Plan, Sept. 1997: P19/2.5.13. Historic Buidlings.
J Aitken : 24/05/01.


Close-Brooks, J, 1986, Exploring Scotland's Heritage: The Highlands, 58-9, No. 21 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2053.


Tilbury, S, 2009-11, Photographs by Sylvina Tilbury, HER Officer, 12/06/2009 (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG24247.

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