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Latitude: 55.0924 / 55°5'32"N
Longitude: -2.957 / 2°57'25"W
OS Eastings: 339022
OS Northings: 577971
OS Grid: NY390779
Mapcode National: GBR 79SK.M9
Mapcode Global: WH7Z3.K84F
Entry Name: Byreburnfoot Bridge and Embankment (A7 over Byre Burn)
Listing Date: 3 August 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334579
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3520
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale East and Eskdale
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
J Hogg of Carlisle architect, 1850 (inscribed cast-iron
plaques). Roadbridge, single segmental arch high over Byre
Burn with embankment on W side of road extending N and S. All
red ashlar, mostly bull-nosed; stugged and channelled
voussoirs carried into spandrels as diagonal masonry; continuous roll-moulded course below coped parapet; latter raised over
plain buttresses flanking arch. Embankment and abutments
all shallow battered; flat roadway.
Inscribed panels on inner face of parapets also state "Built
by the road trustees".
Upgraded B to A 12.7.88.
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