MHG1192 - Latheronwheel Harbour, Bridge
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Type and Period (1)
- BRIDGE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
Photo 19/11/2002 - HAW 11/2002
ND13SE 64 1896 3221.
An 18th century, well-constructed, small bridge of local stone, known as 'Wade's Bridge'.
HBD No. 44.
Just upstream from the harbour is a parapetless, segmental-arched single-span rubble bridge, dating from the 18th century.
J R Hume 1977.
Latheron Wheel Harbour Bridge. This bridge probably dates from mid 18th century and has a single segmental arch, about 48ft (14.6m) in span, with a slight hump. The voussoirs are dressed stone, the rest rubble. The abutment courses are mortared but the spandrels are drystone or have lost their mortar.
G Nelson 1990.
This bridge carries an unclassified public road across the Burn of Latheronwheel to the NW of Latheronwheel (Janetstown) harbour.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 6 May 1998.
An 18th century, well constructed, small bridge of local stone,
known as 'Wade's Bridge'. HBD 1971
- --- SHG2332 Text/Publication/Volume: Hume, J R. 1977. The industrial archaeology of Scotland 2: The Highlands and Islands. Paper (Original). 193.
- --- SHG24247 Image/Photograph(s): Tilbury, S. 2009-11. Photographs by Sylvina Tilbury, HER Officer. Colour. . Digital. 22/08/2009.
- --- SHG2572 Text/Publication/Volume: Nelson, G. 1990. Highland Bridges. Paperback. 164.
|Grid reference||Centred ND 1896 3220 (50m by 50m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (3)
- http://kweimar.de/Bilder_XML.php?ket=10_19 (View more information on this bridge from a website about Highland Bridges)
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/LB7986 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/8186 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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