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Walls (Hoy), Bridge to South East of Pegal Hill

A Category B Listed Building in Stromness and South Isles, Orkney Islands

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Coordinates

Latitude: 58.8596 / 58°51'34"N

Longitude: -3.2266 / 3°13'35"W

OS Eastings: 329344

OS Northings: 997552

OS Grid: ND293975

Mapcode National: GBR L5D9.W46

Mapcode Global: WH6BG.DLS1

Entry Name: Walls (Hoy), Bridge to South East of Pegal Hill

Listing Date: 31 January 2002

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395769

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48376

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Walls and Flotta

County: Orkney Islands

Electoral Ward: Stromness and South Isles

Traditional County: Orkney

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Description

W R Lethaby, early 20th century. Single semi-circular arch; smooth sandstone arch ring. Slightly advanced walls either side of arch; advanced wing walls; rock-faced sandstone.

Statement of Interest

The prominent Arts and Crafts architect, W R Lethaby, carried out work on the island for the Middlemores of Melsetter between 1898 and the early 1900's (see separate List Descriptions for Melsetter). The bridge carries the road over the Pegal Burn.

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