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Latitude: 55.0073 / 55°0'26"N
Longitude: -4.0911 / 4°5'27"W
OS Eastings: 266366
OS Northings: 570081
OS Grid: NX663700
Mapcode National: GBR 4Z.VLDH
Mapcode Global: WH4VK.4D4P
Plus Code: 9C7Q2W45+WH
Entry Name: Hensol Bridge
Listing Name: Hensol Bridge
Listing Date: 4 November 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 342050
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB9742
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens
Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire
Tagged with: Road bridge
Earlier 19th century. Granite-built bridge over Black Water
of Dee near Hensol house. Single segmental arch, 55 ft span
app. Springers of bull-nosed and broached granite; voussoirs
and soffit of finely dressed granite; spandrels abutments and
parapets of random rubble. Parapet coping of dressed granite. Carriageway slightly hump backed, shallow splay embrasure.
Hensol House was designed by Robert Lugar in 1825; the bridge
was probably built at this time, perhaps to Lugar's design.
See also Balmaghie Parish.
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