The Old Oich Bridge

Fort Augustus

A listed monument. The Fort Augustus Preservation Society
are currently raising funds to fully restore the bridge in
the very near future.

Category B Listed Building

Single span of earlier 18th century multi-span bridge
survives at north bank, linked to south bank of river by 19th
century 4-span wooden trestle bridge. Earlier bridge of
rubble, with single segmental dressed arch ring springing
from low pier with substantial ashlar triangular cutwaters
rising as heavy triangular buttresses.

Now closed to all traffic. Bridge appears complete on Taylor
and Skinner's SURVEY AND MAP OF ROADS OF N. BRITAIN (1776)
and 1st ed. OS (1871).

Source: Historic Scotland

Contact details

The Old Oich Bridge, Fort Augustus,
Fort Augustus PH32 4DF, +57.146572 -4.678009

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