MHG53713 - Bridge or culvert, Rientraid

Summary

A bridge/culvert on an older road line to the S of present road in a steep sided valley.

Type and Period (2)

  • BRIDGE (Undated)
  • CULVERT (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Visited by the Assynt's Hidden Lives project in December 2009. A bridge/culvert on an older road line to the S of present road in a steep sided valley. Roadway approx 7m wide. Two substantial stone built abutments leaving a half metre passage for the burn, now partially blocked. Impossible to see the form of the bridging over the culvert. <1>


<1> Cavers, G & Hudson, G, 05/2010, Assynt's Hidden Lives: An archaeological survey of the the parish, 176, p.151 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG24882.

Sources/Archives (1)

Map

Location

Grid reference NC 1998 3298 (point) (GPS derived)
Map sheet NC13SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ASSYNT

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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