Corncockle Bridge

Location type

Bridge


Name and dates

Corncockle Bridge (1884-1938)

Opened on the Corncockle Quarry Co Ltd.


Description

This is a disused single track three span lattice girder bridge on the Corncockle Quarry Co Ltd over the River Annan. The bridge is B listed.

This disused bridge was on the mineral line to Corncockle Quarry, a sandstone quarry. This was an important supplier of stone for tenement building in Glasgow.

The line closed before the Second World War.


Tags

Bridge River Annan

Facilities

Listing: B