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Latitude: 55.7837 / 55°47'1"N
Longitude: -2.2185 / 2°13'6"W
OS Eastings: 386391
OS Northings: 654510
OS Grid: NT863545
Mapcode National: GBR D1YK.HJ
Mapcode Global: WH9Y7.WWQH
Plus Code: 9C7VQQMJ+FH
Entry Name: Blackadder Bridge, Blackadder Water, Allanton
Listing Name: Blackadder Bridge
Listing Date: 9 June 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 333009
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2135
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Dated 1851. 2 flat elliptical-arched bridge running E-W across Blackadder Water. Yellow sandstone with channelled ashlar dressings; stugged squared and snecked sandstone to quadrants. Rounded cornice with ashlar parapet and coping. Pointed pier between with pilaster above; pilaster flanking bridge wall. Ashlar name and date plaque to roadside of N parapet.
The bridge was built in the same year as the Allanton Bridge (see separate listing) which spans the point where the Blackadder and Whiteadder meet.
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