Bridges & Viaducts

Scotland has many fine bridges and viaducts. We have some world-class engineering in the Forth Road Bridge, Forth Rail Bridge and The Queensferry Crossing.
The Glenfinnan viaduct is probably the most famous, featuring in the Harry Potter film franchise, there are many other find viaducts around Scotland, such as the Culloden Viaduct.
Bridges in Scotland: A Journey of History and Engineering

Journey from the historic Brig O' Doon to the engineering triumph of the Queensferry Crossing.

Bridge of Oich on the Caledonian Canal

A quick article about one of the few surviving suspension bridges designed by James Dredge.

Brig O' Doon: Exploring Robert Burns' Iconic Scottish Bridge

Brig O' Doon's history and literary significance in Ayrshire, Scotland. Discover its connection to poet Robert Burns, and get visitor tips.

General Wade's Bridge in Aberfeldy

General Wade's Bridge in Aberfeldy, a testament to 18th-century strategic planning and architecture.

Skye Bridge: The Iconic Gateway to the Mystical Isle of Skye

Discover the history and impact of the Skye Bridge, a crucial connection between the Isle of Skye and the Scottish mainland.

Spey Bay, WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre and Spey Viaduct Walk

Exploring Spey Bay, WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre and Spey Viaduct with my young family.

A guide to Lossiemouth on the Moray Coast

A short guide to the best things to see and do in the beautiful seaside town of Lossiemouth. Best restaurants and accommodation.

The new Lossiemouth Bridge to access the East Beach

Lossiemouth received a new bridge in 2022 to access the East Beach after the old footbridge became unsuitable.

Craigellachie Bridge / Telford Bridge built in 1812.

One of the finest surviving cast iron bridges in Scotland is located near Craigellachie in Moray. Find out more!

How to drive in Scotland, a short guide on driving in Scotland

A short guide on driving in Scotland, rules, roads, road signs, car hire and the most scenic routes to explore.

Spey Viaduct, disused railway bridge near Garmouth, Moray

Spey Viaduct is a stunning example of Victorian engineering, completed in 1886 it is now part of the coastal trail walk.

Bridge of Avon near Ballindalloch Castle in Moray

A stop off at this picturesque bridge built in 1800 and the Baronial style gatehouse near Ballindalloch Castle.

Visit the iconic Culloden Railway Viaduct, near Inverness

Culloden Viaduct, the longest masonry railway viaduct in Scotland built in 1894. A great place to see while visiting Culloden Battlefield.