Basic Site Details

Name: Bridge over River Cairn at Gribton
Town, district or village: Gribton
City or county: Dunfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Unexecuted
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Bridge  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11824 ProposedSuspension bridge. Span 100 feet. Stone pylons in neo-Egyptian style.


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1Walter Newall A1824 Unexecuted scheme 'Mr Newall's Plan of a Suspension Bridge over the Cairn at Gribton Ford'. Span 100 feet. Stone pylons in neo-Egyptian style.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1MacKechnie, Aonghus1988Walter Newall, Architect in Dumfries Trans. Dumfres & Galloway Naturual History & Antiquarian Society, 3rd ser, lxiii 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House PlansRHP 35863 and 35864Copy of plans in Stewartry Museum. Alternative design in stone by John Seggie entitled 'Copy of Mr Newall of Mr Seggie's Plan of Bridge over Cairn at Gribton Ford'. (also dated 1824)