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- Category: B
- Date Added: 03/08/1971
- Local Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Planning Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Parish: Kirkpatrick-Juxta
National Grid Reference
- NGRNT 7797 2770
- Coordinates307797, 602770
Thomas Telford 1819; John MacDonald contractor (inscription). Roadbridge, widened to E mid 20th century, retaining profile.
Single segmental arch high above Evan Water.
ORIGINAL BRIDGE: coursed, squared rubble with ashlar
dressings and rusticated voussoirs continued as channelled
soffit. Slightly battered abutments. Band course below
(?rebuilt) W parapet.
ADDITION built of concrete, with red ashlar cladding.
Statement of Special Interest
Stone inscribed "This Bridge Was Bult (sic.) By/JOHN
MACDONALD/ From a Plan By/THOMAS TELFORD/ In The year/1819".
Span about 17m.
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