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Latitude: 56.9034 / 56°54'12"N
Longitude: -5.7831 / 5°46'59"W
OS Eastings: 169746
OS Northings: 785492
OS Grid: NM697854
Mapcode National: GBR DB3G.V3X
Mapcode Global: WH0CX.4RD4
Plus Code: 9C8PW638+9P
Entry Name: Borrodale Viaduct
Listing Name: Arisaig, Borrodale Railway Viaduct over the Borrodale Burn
Listing Date: 5 October 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 330507
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB302
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Arisaig and Moidart
Electoral Ward: Caol and Mallaig
Parish: Arisaig And Moidart
Traditional County: Inverness-shire
Opened 1901. High, wide single span massed concrete viaduct;
single concrete arch ring with rusticated detailing; rubble
parapet with crenellation. Viaduct flanked by rubble bridges
oversailing path each side of Borrodale Burn; dressed rubble
arch rings with crenellated parapets. All parapets with
concrete copse. Long, high approach causeway carries track at
north. Continuous string course links rubble and concrete
masonry. Centre span of 127'6" (38.9m) flanked by 20'
(6.1 m) spans.
In 1901 this viaduct was the longest concrete span in
the world. Upgraded January 1989.