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Heathall Farm Railway Bridge

A Category C Listed Building in Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.091 / 55°5'27"N

Longitude: -3.5842 / 3°35'3"W

OS Eastings: 298989

OS Northings: 578537

OS Grid: NX989785

Mapcode National: GBR 39DK.TV

Mapcode Global: WH5WJ.X9DK

Entry Name: Heathall Farm Railway Bridge

Listing Date: 26 June 1986

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334973

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3820

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dumfries

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Lochar

Parish: Dumfries

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Dumfries-Lockerbie branch railway, Hugh H Maclure engineer, opened 1.9.1863. Bridge carrying farm access track over

former Dumfries-Lockerbie branch railway. Single segmental

arch made of cast-iron, with individual members reaching from

springings to crown of arch. Abutments and parapet terminal

piers all red ashlar, former bull-faced, latter channelled.

Decorative ramped parapet balustrade also cast-iron.

Statement of Interest

Line closed 22.11.1965. (D. Smith, LITTLE RAILWAYS OF S.W.

SCOTLAND, 1969, p.57).

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