Seilebost Causeway

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Seilebost Causeway
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From:  Tarbert
To:  An t-Ob
County
Ross-shire
Highway Authority
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
On road(s)
A859

The Seilebost Causeway crosses one of the inlets at the head of Traigh Losgaintir, as the A859 returns to the West Coast of Harris. It replaced a lengthy loop through the rocky hills around the salt marsh, and so cut over half a mile off the journey.

The causeway itself is roughly 500m long, and crosses the tidal creek, which is the outflow from Loch Carran and Abhainn Gil an Tailleir, with a small bridge before proceeding across the beach and salt marsh. Simply constructed of rock dumped on the ground, with a single track road laid over the top.

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Seilebost Causeway
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Within the IslesVatersay Causeway • Sound of Barra Ferry • Eriskay Causeway • Loch Bee Causeway • South Ford Causeway • North Ford Causeway • Baleshare Causeway • Berneray Causeway • Sound of Harris Ferry • Seilebost Causeway • Scalpay Bridge • Great Bernera Bridge
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