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Dulsie Bridge (Over River Findhorn)

A Category A Listed Building in Nairn and Cawdor, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.4507 / 57°27'2"N

Longitude: -3.7814 / 3°46'53"W

OS Eastings: 293195

OS Northings: 841443

OS Grid: NH931414

Mapcode National: GBR K911.0JN

Mapcode Global: WH5HT.WZHM

Entry Name: Dulsie Bridge (Over River Findhorn)

Listing Date: 26 January 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330888

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB557

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ardclach

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Nairn and Cawdor

Parish: Ardclach

Traditional County: Nairnshire

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Description

Probably Major William Caulfied, 1755. High single span rubble
bridge with small secondary arch over culvert on west bank.
Mainly Ardclach granite. Dressed granite arch rings and parapet;
sharply curved approached from south on east bank, and to
north on west. Span, 46', height from parapet to normal water
level, 56'.

Statement of Interest

Dulsie Bridge on military road from Fort George south spans

gorge, the east bank of which is higher than the west. Major

William Caulfield was Inspector of Roads and Bridges from 1732

until his death in 1767.

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