MHG53632 - Two bridge abutments, Kinloch to Kylerhea Drove Road

Summary

Two well preserved bridge abutments, associated with the Kinloch to Kylerhea drove road.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Two well preseved stone-built bridge abutments, associated with the drove road. These two abutments measure circa 4.5m wide and stand 1.4m high. The gap between the abutments is 2.5m. These probably represent a convergence of the routway for human traffic and cattle, which would have necessitated such a wide bridge. <1>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NG 75690 17405 (point) (GPS derived)
Map sheet NG71NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH

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