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Kinloch Rannoch Bridge

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Kinloch Rannoch Bridge
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From:  Kinloch Rannoch
To:  Schieallion
Kinloch Rannoch
Highway Authority
Perth and Kinross
Opening Date
1746, 1949
Additional Information
Bridge Type:  Arch Bridge
On road(s)
Crossings related to the B846
The Bridge at Kinloch Rannoch

The bridge across the River Tummel in Kinloch Rannoch at the eastern end of Loch Rannoch is an interesting 4-Arch stone structure dating back to 1764. It was built, as so many in the Highlands were, with funds raised from the sale of the forfeited estates after the Jacobite Rebellions.

The bridge is a tall structure, spanning a wide fast-flowing river (although the flow is somewhat moderated today by the Hydro-electric schemes upstream). Of the four arches, the northern seems to be a flood-arch, with only a shallow flow when the river was otherwise full. The remaining three span the main stream, with piers supported by substantial cut-waters.

The date stone on the middle of the bridge also mentions that the bridge was rebuilt, and the date appears to be 1949.

Kinloch Rannoch Bridge
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Crossings of the River Tay, and Tributaries
River TayKenmore Bridge • Aberfeldy Bridge • Grandtully Bridge • Pitnacree Bridge • Logierait Bridge • A9 Tay Bridge • Dunkeld Bridge • Caputh Bridge • Perth Bridge • Queens Bridge • Friarton Bridge • Tay Road Bridge
Fillan, Dochart & LochayWhite Bridge (Strathfillan) • Bridge of Dochart • Bridge of Lochay
River LyonBridge of Balgie • Bridge of Lyon • Comrie Bridge
River TummelKinloch Rannoch Bridge • Tummel Bridge • Coronation Bridge (Pitlochry) • Aldour Bridge • A9 Tummel Bridge • Ballinluig Bridge
River Garry and TributariesTrinafour Bridge  • Struan Bridge • Bruar Bridge • Dalnaspidal Bridge • Edendon Bridge • Allt Geallaidh Bridge • Dalnamein Bridge • Bridge of Tilt • A9 Garry Bridge • Garry Bridge

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