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Oich, Old Bridge over River Oich

A Category A Listed Building in Caol and Mallaig, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.0934 / 57°5'36"N

Longitude: -4.7453 / 4°44'43"W

OS Eastings: 233766

OS Northings: 803612

OS Grid: NH337036

Mapcode National: GBR G9NZ.93M

Mapcode Global: WH2FQ.2ZL0

Entry Name: Oich, Old Bridge over River Oich

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332641

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1872

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Boleskine and Abertarff

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Caol and Mallaig

Parish: Boleskine And Abertarff

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Description

Circa 1850, probably James Dredge. Double cantilever chain
suspension bridge; coursed bullfaced rubble battered
pylons linked by round-headed pedimented arches long dry-
stone approach causeway from E; wooden deck to bridge.

Statement of Interest

Now by-passed by 1932 concrete road bridge. Property in Care.

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