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Newmills, Old Bridge

Road Bridge (17th Century)(Possible)

Site Name Newmills, Old Bridge

Classification Road Bridge (17th Century)(Possible)

Alternative Name(s) Bluther Burn

Canmore ID 49433

Site Number NT08NW 13

NGR NT 01210 86481

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Fife
  • Parish Torryburn
  • Former Region Fife
  • Former District Dunfermline
  • Former County Fife

Archaeology Notes

NT08NW 13 01210 86481

Not to be confused with Newmills Bridge (NT08NW 44).

Over Bluther Burn. Now disused, probably 17th century, widened in the 18th century. Small semi-circular arch, rubble. List of Buildings of SDD (Culross Parish) nd.

This bridge formerly carried a road over the Bluther Burn at the NW end of Newmills village. The burn here defines the boundary between the parishes of Culross (to the W) and Torryburn (to the E).

The (successor and present) Newmills Bridge is situated 50m to the SW, at NT 01171 86442.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 12 October 2010.


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