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Whitebridge, Old Bridge over River Foyers

A Category A Listed Building in Aird and Loch Ness, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.2041 / 57°12'14"N

Longitude: -4.5027 / 4°30'9"W

OS Eastings: 248915

OS Northings: 815369

OS Grid: NH489153

Mapcode National: GBR H98P.67P

Mapcode Global: WH3GK.T612

Entry Name: Whitebridge, Old Bridge over River Foyers

Listing Date: 22 December 1976

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332643

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1874

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Boleskine and Abertarff

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Aird and Loch Ness

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Description

General Wade, dated 1732. High single span hump-back bridge;
rubble with some modern rendering; ashlar dressings. Ashlar
keystoned arch ring springs from low ashlar abutments;
pulvinated string course (partially damaged); roughly tooled
cope to parapet rising to shallow point in centre; splayed
approaches.
Approximate span; 40'.

Statement of Interest

Now by-passed. Worn date on key-stone. Carried General

Wade's military road along south side of Loch Ness from Fort

Augustus to Inverness.

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