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Latitude: 57.3342 / 57°20'3"N
Longitude: -3.9831 / 3°58'59"W
OS Eastings: 280720
OS Northings: 828819
OS Grid: NH807288
Mapcode National: GBR J9JB.J7J
Mapcode Global: WH4H5.SXHC
Entry Name: Tomatin, Railway Viaduct over River Findhorn
Listing Date: 5 October 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 348369
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB14893
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Moy and Dalarossie
Electoral Ward: Inverness South
Parish: Moy And Dalarossie
Traditional County: Inverness-shire
John Fowler and Murdoch Paterson 1897. 9-span steel lattice-girder bridge carried on tall slender tooled rubble piers, a pair of which are in the River Findhorn and have rounded cutwaters. End masonry abutments with paired narrow round-headed arch rings; viaduct on slight curve. Overall length: 445 yards (405m).
Built by the Highland Railway. A fine example of a lattice-girder railway viaduct. Constructed with double-warren steel trusses. Similar construction is to be found at Larkhall viaduct, and, more notably, the Forth Rail Bridge, which Fowler was also involved with. Murdoch Paterson was appointed architect to the Highland Railway in 1874.
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