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Latitude: 56.7535 / 56°45'12"N
Longitude: -5.8016 / 5°48'5"W
OS Eastings: 167694
OS Northings: 768883
OS Grid: NM676688
Mapcode National: GBR DB1W.5C6
Mapcode Global: WGZCJ.VJH1
Plus Code: 9C8PQ53X+C9
Entry Name: Road Bridge Over River Shiel, Shiel Bridge
Listing Name: Shiel Bridge Road Bridge over River Shiel
Listing Date: 5 October 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 330504
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB299
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Arisaig and Moidart
Electoral Ward: Fort William and Ardnamurchan
Parish: Arisaig And Moidart
Traditional County: Inverness-shire
1935. Wide 3 arch bridge; concrete faced with bullfaced
rubble with tooled ashlar dressings. 3 segmental headed
ashlar arch rings the centre slightly wider; rounded
cutwaters carried up as giant pilasters with corbelled
heads forming semi-circular cutwaters; similar giant pilaster
end piers; crenellated parapet splayed at north, where bridge
is approached by long causeway crossing small, single span
(flood) bridge of similar build.
Replaced Old Shiel Bridge approximately 500 yds down river.
River Shiel forms boundary with Ardnamurchan Parish.