Annan Viaduct

Location type

Bridge

Name and dates

Annan Viaduct (1848-)

Opened on the Glasgow, Dumfries and Carlisle Railway.

Description

This double track viaduct over the River Annan is west of Annan station. The Port Street Viaduct is immediately east between the viaduct and station.

The viaduct is also known as the River Annan Viaduct. It crosses the river on five arches. It is 348 ft long, 40 ft high.

Engineers: Thomas Grainger and John Miller.

Directly upstream is a footbridge over the river.

Tags

Viaduct River Annan 10/11/2019

Facilities

Listing: B


Books


An Illustrated History of Carlisle's Railways

The Glasgow & South Western Railway a History