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Latitude: 55.2857 / 55°17'8"N
Longitude: -3.8033 / 3°48'11"W
OS Eastings: 285565
OS Northings: 600540
OS Grid: NS855005
Mapcode National: GBR 17WB.D1
Mapcode Global: WH5VG.KD3S
Plus Code: 9C7R75PW+7M
Entry Name: Creel Bridge, Drumlanrig Estate
Listing Name: Drumlanrig Creel Bridge
Listing Date: 26 June 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 335056
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3889
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Tagged with: Footbridge
Earlier/mid 19th century. Narrow lenticular footbridge
supported high above River Nith on pair of slender cast-iron
columns on either bank; columns have iron stays; (renewed)
timber walkway on braces linking narrow plate girders;
walkway approach turns towards south on west bank, gate at
east approach. Iron handrails, with cross-braces, splayed
slightly from mountings.
Undated drawing in Drumlanrig collection showing lenticular
bridge on masonry abutments possibly a preliminary scheme
for this bridge (copy in NMRS)
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