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Edinburgh, Union Canal, Port Hamilton Footbridge

Canal Bridge (19th Century)

Site Name Edinburgh, Union Canal, Port Hamilton Footbridge

Classification Canal Bridge (19th Century)

Canmore ID 178597

Site Number NT27SW 3132

NGR NT 24670 73043

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT27SW 3132 NT 2466 7304.

It was necessary for boats going in and out of Port Hamilton to pass under this elevated wooden footbridge.

G Hutton 1993.



This footbridge has been demolished.

Information from RCAHMS (MMD and LK, 7.10.2013)


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