MHG33879 - Culcairn Bridge - Evanton, Kiltearn


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Type and Period (1)

  • BRIDGE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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Full Description

The Reverend Robertson in the OSA states ‘ the new bridge over Aultgrande is remarkably neat, and well finished, and does credit to Mr Kyle, the architect, who built it.’ (1791, 284). <1>

It is called Culcairn Bridge on the OS First edition map (1874, Sheet LXV.13). <2>

The bridge in Evanton was designed by John Smeaton and built in 1777. The original structure can still be seen from underneath the North bridge.
Ross & Cromarty - A Historical Guide by D Alson, 1999
J Aitken: 14/09/04

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Grid reference Centred NH 6084 6634 (19m by 19m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH66NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILTEARN

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