MHG54918 - Railway bridge, Drummond


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Type and Period (1)

  • RAILWAY BRIDGE (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

During road improvements in the 1960s and 1970s, 45 gallon drums of explosives were found buried adjacent to the A9 at both Evanton Bridge (MHG49250) and the Drummond Railway Bridge. They were taken to the beach at Kiltearn Bay and blown up by bomb disposal teams.

Information from Alpin Macdonald, Eddie Szymborski, Alan Kinghorn <1>

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Grid reference NH 6041 6486 (point) Approximate. Point generated from data supplied by ARCH Pathways into the Past Evanton
Map sheet NH66SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILTEARN

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