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Latitude: 55.9109 / 55°54'39"N
Longitude: -2.8939 / 2°53'38"W
OS Eastings: 344216
OS Northings: 669005
OS Grid: NT442690
Mapcode National: GBR 8072.8Y
Mapcode Global: WH7V2.JP5H
Entry Name: Pencaitland Bridge
Listing Date: 5 February 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353145
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18931
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir
Traditional County: East Lothian
Dated 1510, with later parapet. Triple span bridge. Large blocks
of coursed sandstone; chamfered reveals to pointed arches; ribbed soffit to central arch. S side bearing heraldic, dated plaque to left of central arch (to Sinclairs). Flanking overflow (?) arches divided by buttresses. Rubble parapet with droved raised blocks interrupting,and coping; square piers terminating with pyramidal caps.
Important bridge linking Easter and Wester Pencaitland, spanning River Tyne. Parapet form common to many bridges in East Lothian.
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