Peelwalls Bridges

Location type

Bridge


Name and dates

Peelwalls Bridges (1846-)

Opened on the North British Railway.


Description

Two bridges at Peelwalls are listed C. Both are west of the former Ayton station.

These both carry the double track East Coast Main Line, formerly the North British Railway. The bridge to the west carries over a two lane road and that to the east over a single track road.

07/11/2019

Tags

Bridge

Facilities

Listing: C

Nearby stations
Ayton
Burnmouth
Eyemouth
Reston
Chirnside
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Edrom
Tweedmouth
Velvet Hall
Grantshouse
Crumstane
Norham
Scremerston
Duns
Twizell

Other railway and industry locations
Peelwalls Bridges
Eye Water Viaduct
Biglawburn Siding
Reston Goods
Lamberton [Border Crossing]
Auchencraw Siding
Billiemains Siding
Marshall Meadows Signal Box
Chirnside Paper Mill
Chirnside Viaduct
Houndwood Siding
Free Kirk Bridge
Berwick North Signal Box
Tourist/other
Foulden Tithe Barn
River Tweed
Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.


Dedication to a contractor


The west bridge is noteworthy for an inscription on its northern side: 'North British Railway, Ayton Contract, ROBERT DODDS Contractor 1845'. Few and far between are the bridges with dedications mentioning the contractor.