Camp Viaduct

Location type

Bridge

Name and dates

Camp Viaduct (1856-)

Opened on the Coalburn Branch (Caledonian Railway).

Description

This is a double track viaduct over the River Clyde.

The original 1856 single track viaduct began to fail around 1862 and was replaced.

In 1868 line opened to passengers from Ferniegair to Motherwell.

The viaduct remains open as part of the Hamilton Circle.

Tags

Viaduct

Aliases

Ferniegair Viaduct

External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map
01/07/2020

Dates

  /  /1861Coalburn Branch (Caledonian Railway)
The Nethan Viaduct was showing signs of severe wear and tear. Later the Camp Viaduct (Ferniegair) was also showing wear. Both were rebuilt. Camp Viaduct is still in use as part of the Hamilton Circle line.