MHG53712 - Glenleraig Bridge

Summary

Remains of a timber bridge.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Visited by the Assynt's Hidden Lives project in December 2009. A rubble platform is the only remains of a timber bridge, the E side of which is partially eroded; the W side is intact. The platform has been scoured by the burn and root damaged. The bridge is probably associated with the Glenleraig township. <1>


<1> Cavers, G & Hudson, G, 05/2010, Assynt's Hidden Lives: An archaeological survey of the the parish, 174, p.150 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG24882.

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Map

Location

Grid reference NC 1530 3101 (point) (GPS derived)
Map sheet NC13SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ASSYNT

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