MHG6924 - Nairn Viaduct


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  • RAILWAY VIADUCT (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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NH85NE 50 886 562

(Location cited as NH 886 563). A 4-span viaduct with dressed-stone arch rings and piers and coursed-rubble spandrels.
J R Hume 1977.

Railway viaduct, off Mill Road, 1856-7 by Joseph Mitchell.
J Gifford 1992.

The Nairn viaduct was built to the design of Joseph Mitchell at a cost of £8620 for the Inverness and Aberdeen Junction Rly and opened on 18 August 1858. The stone was taken from Kingsteps quarry.
M Smith 1994.

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Grid reference Centred NH 8860 5623 (110m by 58m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH85NE
Civil Parish NAIRN
Geographical Area NAIRN

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