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Railway Viaducts, Annan

A Category B Listed Building in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.9849 / 54°59'5"N

Longitude: -3.2715 / 3°16'17"W

OS Eastings: 318732

OS Northings: 566324

OS Grid: NY187663

Mapcode National: GBR 5BLS.JV

Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.QYCX

Plus Code: 9C6RXPMH+WC

Entry Name: Railway Viaducts, Annan

Listing Name: Annan Viaduct

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356275

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21062

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Annan

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Town: Annan

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Line opened 1848. Railway viaduct, 7 (1 + 5 + 1) segmental
arches carrying double track over River Annan, dry smaller
outer arches over roadways. All red ashlar, mostly channelled
and bull-faced, rusticated voussoirs continued as channelled
soffits; wide bull-nosed string course below parapets; outer
pilaster strips. Cutwaters either side.

Statement of Interest

Also in Annan Parish. Built for Glasgow, Dumfries and

Carlisle railway.

One of a pair of listed viaducts in Annan; see also item 50.

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