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Latitude: 57.9241 / 57°55'26"N
Longitude: -4.401 / 4°24'3"W
OS Eastings: 257893
OS Northings: 895274
OS Grid: NH578952
Mapcode National: GBR H7HS.BTZ
Mapcode Global: WH3C4.C3J4
Plus Code: 9C9QWHFX+JJ
Entry Name: Shin Railway Viaduct
Listing Name: Shin Viaduct over Kyle of Sutherland
Listing Date: 18 March 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 330482
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB279
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Creich (Highland)
Electoral Ward: North, West and Central Sutherland
Parish: Creich (Highland)
Joseph Mitchell and Murdoch Paterson, 1867. Iron-truss
bridge with 2 tall semicircular arched approach spans at
south, and 3 at north linked by wide cast-iron lattice
girder bridge in 10 sections. Coursed rubble, tooled
rubble dressings and arched rings; tooled rubble coped
approach parapets. Some later repair rendering to arched
rings on north side.
Built 1867 for The Sutherland Railway. Polished granite
plaque on north side reads; "Erected 1867 by The
Sutherland Railway Co. mainly promoted by George Cramville
William Third Duke and Twenty-first Earl of Sutherland".
Iron portion of bridge measures 230' (70.1m) South bank
of Kyle of Sutherland in Kincardine Parish.
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