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Chinese Bridge, Taymouth Castle

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over the River Tay, a short distance NW of Taymouth Castle, Kenmore

See Canmore entry for location.

1829 'At Devon iron-works, there has been cast an iron bridge, for the Earl of Breadalbane, to be thrown over the Tay, opposite to Taymouth Castle, It is beautifully light and elegant in appearance. It consists of three arches, the whole embracing a span of about 170 feet.'[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Edinburgh Evening Courant - Monday 15 June 1829