NT0136 : Remains of railway viaduct, Wolfclyde

taken 12 days ago, near to Wolfclyde, South Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Remains of railway viaduct, Wolfclyde
Remains of railway viaduct, Wolfclyde
These piers are all that remain of a 110 metre-long railway viaduct which was built in 1858-60 to carry the Symington, Biggar and Broughton Railway over the River Clyde.

The line was subsequently acquired by the Caledonian Railway in 1861, with the line extended to Peebles in 1864, and eventually closed by 1966 (having closed to passengers in 1950).
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 20 May, 2020   (more nearby)
Thursday, 21 May, 2020
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Grassland  Railways  Derelict, Disused 
Railway (from Tags)
Symington Biggar and Broughton Railway 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 0177 3628 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:36.6103N 3:33.6561W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 0175 3625
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Dismantled Railway Line  Dismantled Bridge  Viaduct Remains  Sheep  Whin  Gorse 

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