MHG16738 - Bridge Over Allt A' Chraisg (Burn), Allt A' Chraisg: Vagastie Bridge

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  • ARCH BRIDGE (Built, 19th Century - 1815 AD to 1815 AD (circa))

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User: Admin, Date: Wed 13 Oct 2004
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NC52NW 9 5330 2724

Vagastie Bridge [NAT]
OS 1:10,000 map, 1992.

This bridge carries the A836 public road over the River Vagastie a short distance downstream from its junction with the Allt a' Chraisg.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 12 December 2000. <1>

Thomas Telford, circa 1815. Single span rubble bridge; dressed rubble arch ring; shallow and buttresses; dressed rubble parapet and splayed approach. Parliamentary road from Bonar Bridge to Tongue via Altnaharra completed by 1819. (A836). <2>

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Grid reference Centred NC 5330 2724 (50m by 50m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC52NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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