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Latitude: 55.8722 / 55°52'19"N
Longitude: -4.2514 / 4°15'4"W
OS Eastings: 259230
OS Northings: 666627
OS Grid: NS592666
Mapcode National: GBR 0MG.8Q
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.NNQN
Plus Code: 9C7QVPCX+VC
Entry Name: Railway Swing Bridge, Port Dundas, Forth And Clyde Canal, Glasgow
Listing Name: Midwharf Street and North Canalbank Street, Forth and Clyde Canal, Railway Swing Bridge Including Stone Platforms and Revetments
Listing Date: 17 February 1992
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377416
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33616
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Canal
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Built c1890. A single track swing span over the Forth and Clyde Canal (Glasgow Branch); plate girder sides of bowed form, pivoting on the south side, with hand operating gear. Abutments of stone; protective wooden piling (now decaying). Built to carry the Caledonian Railway's Port Dundas branch at a time when direct links to customers' premises attracted traffic.
Scheduled Area 28 April 1999.
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