This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 55.9397 / 55°56'22"N
Longitude: -4.1511 / 4°9'3"W
OS Eastings: 265740
OS Northings: 673935
OS Grid: NS657739
Mapcode National: GBR 13.YWYT
Mapcode Global: WH4PW.6YKY
Plus Code: 9C7QWRQX+VH
Entry Name: Luggie Water Aqueduct, Forth And Clyde Canal
Listing Name: Luggie Water Aqueduct and Bridge
Listing Date: 29 April 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 381484
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB36655
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Dunbartonshire
Electoral Ward: Kirkintilloch East and North and Twechar
Traditional County: Dunbartonshire
John Smeaton, engineer, part of Dunbartonshire eastern
section of Forth-clyde canal built 1768-75. Aqueduct,
single wide segmental arch carrying canal over roadway,
latter in turn carried by tunnelled low 2-arched bridge
over Luggie Water. All built of grey ashlar.
AQUEDUCT: key-stoned arch; walling above follows curve of
waterway with band course supported on stone blocks;
decorative cast-iron railings. BRIDGE: bull-faced and
rusticated facing mid 19th century and relates to former
LNER railway track but may be an extension of earlier bridge.
Scheduled 22 April 1997.
Other nearby listed buildings