This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 57.498 / 57°29'52"N
Longitude: -3.6336 / 3°38'0"W
OS Eastings: 302192
OS Northings: 846481
OS Grid: NJ021464
Mapcode National: GBR K8DX.28N
Mapcode Global: WH5HQ.4SZW
Plus Code: 9C9RF9X8+5H
Entry Name: Divie Railway Viaduct, Edinkillie
Listing Name: Edinkillie Railway Viaduct (Divie Viaduct) over River Divie
Listing Date: 26 January 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 333068
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2189
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Forres
Traditional County: Morayshire
Tagged with: Railway bridge
Joseph Mitchell, chief engineer, 1861-3. High 7-span
viaduct. Bull-faced rubble, tooled ashlar dressings. 7 bull-
faced rubble arch rings supported by tall piers of similar
masonry; approach causeways flanked by castellated turrets
with dummy arrow slits; octagonal crenellated end piers.
Coped parapet with mirrored plaques at centre, facing railway
Span; each arch - 45'. Height above river bed; 106' Overall
Constructed for Inverness and Perth Junction Railway.
Plaques record Joseph Mitchell as Engineer in Chief and the
following as assistant engineers; W and M Paterson, John
Robinson, Hay, MacDowall and John Robertson. Contractor;
George Meakin, Birkenhead and John Dallas, Forres.
Foundation stone of viaduct laid by Lady Elma Bruce, 20 Oct
1861. Cost $10,231.
External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.
Other nearby listed buildings