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Latitude: 54.9591 / 54°57'32"N
Longitude: -3.9817 / 3°58'54"W
OS Eastings: 273206
OS Northings: 564512
OS Grid: NX732645
Mapcode National: GBR 0CM3.R3
Mapcode Global: WH4VS.TM45
Entry Name: Glenlochar Bridge
Listing Date: 4 November 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334835
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3706
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens
Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire
Circa 1797. 5-arch stonebuilt bridge spanning Water of Ken at Crossmichael/Balmaghie parish boundaries.
5 symmetrically arranged depressed arches spanning
approximately 312 ft in total. Dressed granite voussoirs and
bull-nosed cutwater buttresses to both sides of piers.
Otherwise rubble-built soffit, spandrels and abutments. Above
buttresses blind medallions with polished margin. Rubble
parapet with dressed granite coping, shallow splayed
embrasure; narrow slightly humpbacked carriageway.
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