MHG52864 - Site of footbridge, Clach nan Cairteirea

Summary

The remains of a footbridge now superseded by a modern road bridge.

Type and Period (1)

  • FOOTBRIDGE (Built, 19th Century to 20th Century - 1871 AD? to 1902 AD (at some time))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The remains of a narrow footbridge were noted during a walkover survey in June 2008. A footbridge is first depicted on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey map c.1902, prior to which the methods of crossing the burn were by foot sticks, stepping stones and a ford. <1>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NN 09593 70950 (30m by 30m) (GPS derived)
Map sheet NN07SE
Civil Parish KILMALLIE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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