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Cleuchead Bridge

A Category B Listed Building in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 55.0211 / 55°1'16"N

Longitude: -3.2644 / 3°15'51"W

OS Eastings: 319257

OS Northings: 570351

OS Grid: NY192703

Mapcode National: GBR 5BNC.2V

Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.T2P2

Plus Code: 9C7R2PCP+C6

Entry Name: Cleuchead Bridge

Listing Name: Cleuchead Bridge (Over Butcherbeck Burn)

Listing Date: 30 September 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334554

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3496

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Annan

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Parish: Annan

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

Tagged with: Road bridge

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Probably late 18th century. Picturesque estate bridge, single
segmental arch, carrying driveway between Mount Annan and
Cleuchead over Butcherbeck Burn, above River Annan. Coursed
and squared rubble with droved, stugged or polished
dressings. Narrow pavement below bridge on either side of
stream, with alcove niches in abutments underneath arch. Band
courses at impost level continued below arch; parapets
supported above recessed arch rings on square blocking;
shallow ramped parapets slightly splayed at approaches.

Statement of Interest

Neglected (1987). Also in Hoddom Parish.

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