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Smeatons Bridge over Water of Ken

A Category B Listed Building in Dee and Glenkens, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.2022 / 55°12'7"N

Longitude: -4.1495 / 4°8'58"W

OS Eastings: 263295

OS Northings: 591881

OS Grid: NX632918

Mapcode National: GBR 4W.GBYF

Mapcode Global: WH4TK.7H9R

Entry Name: Smeatons Bridge over Water of Ken

Listing Date: 23 April 1990

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334747

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3628

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalry (Dumf & Galloway)

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens

Parish: Dalry (Dumf & Galloway)

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

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Description

Circa 1830.
Bridge over Water of Ken near Smeatons Farm on
Dalry/Carsphairn parish borders. Single depressed-arch bridge
with splayed abutments; 42 ft span.
Dressed granite voussoirs and springers; rendered rubble
soffits. Rubble spandrels, abutments, parapets and terminal
piers. Dressed granite coping to parapet and piers.

Statement of Interest

Very similar to Glaisters Bridge in Balmaclellan parish.

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