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Latitude: 57.055 / 57°3'18"N
Longitude: -3.0834 / 3°5'0"W
OS Eastings: 334381
OS Northings: 796519
OS Grid: NO343965
Mapcode National: GBR WD.9FKF
Mapcode Global: WH6M7.LXXX
Entry Name: Polhollick, Suspension Bridge
Listing Date: 16 April 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 341557
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB9295
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Glenmuick, Tullich and Glengairn
Parish: Glenmuick, Tullich And Glengairn
Locality: Aboyne, Upper Deeside and Donside
Traditional County: Aberdeenshire
1892. James Abernethy and Company, Engineers and Ironfounders, Aberdeen. Iron footbridge with lattice girder pylons. Distinct landmark feature on the River Dee. Plaque on N pylon (see Notes). Late 20th century ramped and railed approach from N, stepped and railed approach from S. Late 20th century concrete piers. Wrought iron latticing cables and suspension rods. Timber decking.
One of a number of fine suspension footbridges spanning the River Dee. James Abernethy also built Cambus O¿May Bridge 1905 listed at category B and Invercauld Bridge 1924 also listed category B. A plaque on the N pylon commemorates the gifting of the bridge to the public by Mr Alexander Gordon, Southwood, Hildenborough, Kent. The delicate latticework of the parapets make this a significant landscape feature.