Firth Viaduct

Location type

Bridge

Name and dates

Firth Viaduct (1872-1967)

Opened on the Penicuik Railway.

Description

This is a disused ten arch masonry viaduct just east of Auchendinny. It crosses the River North Esk. The line closed in 1967 but the viaduct remains standing, now carrying a foot and cycle path.

Tags

Viaduct

External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
07/11/2018




Books


An Illustrated History of Edinburgh's Railways

Forgotten Railways: Scotland

Old Penicuik