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Latitude: 55.2119 / 55°12'42"N
Longitude: -3.4145 / 3°24'52"W
OS Eastings: 310090
OS Northings: 591761
OS Grid: NY100917
Mapcode National: GBR 48L5.KH
Mapcode Global: WH6X5.J88B
Entry Name: Johnstone Bridge (A74 over River Annan)
Listing Date: 3 August 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334359
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3342
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale North
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Blyth and Blyth, engineers. Dated 1939. Roadbridge, single
segmental arch carrying dual carriageway over River Annan.
Widened sympathetically to W circa 1980 retaining profile.
Reinforced concrete with bull-faced red ashlar cladding,
mostly snecked, parapets channelled and with massive drum
Inscribed stones from previous (1818) bridge by Thomas
Telford set near S end of each parapet.
Also in Johnstone Parish. An early example of this type and
scale of bridge; carriageways each originally 20 feet in
One stone inscribed "...Built By/JOHN MACDONALD/from a Plan
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