NS8045 : Remnant of former Nethan Viaduct

taken 31 days ago, near to Draffan, South Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Remnant of former Nethan Viaduct
Remnant of former Nethan Viaduct
The stonework is part of one of the piers of the former Nethan Viaduct, on the Coalburn branch of the Caledonian Railway - closed in 1953. The viaduct was built in 1856, rebuilt and modified in 1862, and finally demolished in 1955.

This small remnant is accessible from a path on the Upper Nethan Gorge Nature Reserve.

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Date Taken
Friday, 1 May, 2020   (more nearby)
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Friday, 1 May, 2020
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Railways  Woodland, Forest 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8048 4505 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:41.0497N 3:54.1521W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8049 4506
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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