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TITLE
Altnaslanach Viaduct, April 1995
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_STATIONS_001_1402
PLACENAME
Tomatin
DISTRICT
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Moy and Dalarossie
DATE OF IMAGE
2 April 1995
PERIOD
1990s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28015
KEYWORDS
railway stations
Highland Railway Society
HRS
Altnaslanach Viaduct, April 1995

A view of Altnaslanach Viaduct, taken in April 1995.

In 1897 a timber bridge was built to take the Highland Railway's new route between Inverness and Perth (via Aviemore) over low-lying boggy ground at Altnaslanach near Loch Moy. Because of the terrain only a light-weight timber structure was feasible. It was refurbished in 2002 with a reinforced concrete deck and piers to support the track. It remains the only timber bridge on a British main line and is Listed Grade A.

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Altnaslanach Viaduct, April 1995

INVERNESS: Moy and Dalarossie

1990s

railway stations; Highland Railway Society; HRS

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Stations

A view of Altnaslanach Viaduct, taken in April 1995.<br /> <br /> In 1897 a timber bridge was built to take the Highland Railway's new route between Inverness and Perth (via Aviemore) over low-lying boggy ground at Altnaslanach near Loch Moy. Because of the terrain only a light-weight timber structure was feasible. It was refurbished in 2002 with a reinforced concrete deck and piers to support the track. It remains the only timber bridge on a British main line and is Listed Grade A.