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Latitude: 57.1466 / 57°8'47"N
Longitude: -4.678 / 4°40'40"W
OS Eastings: 238074
OS Northings: 809375
OS Grid: NH380093
Mapcode National: GBR G9TT.XLR
Mapcode Global: WH2FK.3MNP
Plus Code: 9C9Q48WC+MQ
Entry Name: Old Bridge, Fort Augustus
Listing Name: Fort Augustus, Old Bridge over River Oich
Listing Date: 5 October 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332625
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1865
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Boleskine and Abertarff
Electoral Ward: Aird and Loch Ness
Parish: Boleskine And Abertarff
Traditional County: Inverness-shire
Tagged with: Road bridge
Single span of earlier 18th century multi-span bridge
survives at north bank, linked to south bank of river by 19th
century 4-span wooden trestle bridge. Earlier bridge of
rubble, with single segmental dressed arch ring springing
from low pier with substantial ashlar triangular cutwaters
rising as heavy triangular buttresses.
Now closed to all traffic. Bridge appears complete on Taylor
and Skinner's SURVEY AND MAP OF ROADS OF N. BRITAIN (1776)
and 1st ed. OS (1871).
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