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Ballochan Linn Railway Viaduct

A Category B Listed Building in Closeburn, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1695 / 55°10'10"N

Longitude: -3.7121 / 3°42'43"W

OS Eastings: 291043

OS Northings: 587468

OS Grid: NX910874

Mapcode National: GBR 28JN.4P

Mapcode Global: WH5W2.YBJB

Entry Name: Ballochan Linn Railway Viaduct

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 335144

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3968

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Closeburn

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Lochar

Parish: Closeburn

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Dumfries-Closeburn line, John Millar, engineer, opened
15.10.1849. Railway viaduct, 3 round arches carrying double
track above Ballochan Linn. Stugged red ashlar; voussoirs
and quoins on battered piers all rusticated. Slightly
battered abutments; terminal piers; string below parapet;
iron handrail.

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