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Dornie Bridge General View

SC 493520

Description Dornie Bridge General View

Date 19/5/1976

Collection John R Hume

Catalogue Number SC 493520

Category On-line Digital Images

Scope and Content Reinforced-concrete bridge, Dornie This bridge was built to replace a ferry crossing formed as part of Telford's Highland Roads and Bridges improvement scheme of the early 19th century, It was of the beam and post type, with 14 fixed spans, and an opening steel span for shipping. This view shows the bridge from the south east. The construction is obvious; octagonal piers supporting longitudinal and transverse beams, with a slab deck and parapets. The position of the opening span is indicated by the box pier towards the middle. This bridge was bypassed in the late 1980s, and dismantled in 1991. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

External Reference H76/107/16

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/493520

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