MHG10175 - A9 Bridge, Shore Street, Helmsdale


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Type and Period (1)

  • BRIDGE (Built, 20th Century - 1972 AD to 1972 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

ND01NW 58 0278 1520

For predecessor Helmsdale, Old Bridge (ND 0260 1538), see ND01NW 59.

Built by Babtie, Shaw and Morton, 1972.
J Gifford 1992.

This bridge carries the present line of the A9 public road across the River Helmsdale, to the S of the town of Helmsdale (ND01NW 66) and across the harbour ND01NW 61.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 30 March 1998.

Modern road bridge. Constructed of steel and concrete in a single span. In use as current A 9 crossing.

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Grid reference Centred ND 0274 1520 (41m by 33m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND01NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

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