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Bishopton,aqueduct north west of

A Scheduled Monument in Bishopton, Bridge of Weir and Langbank, Renfrewshire

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Latitude: 55.9193 / 55°55'9"N

Longitude: -4.5233 / 4°31'23"W

OS Eastings: 242410

OS Northings: 672456

OS Grid: NS424724

Mapcode National: GBR 3F.04SL

Mapcode Global: WH3NR.HH81

Entry Name: Bishopton,aqueduct NW of

Scheduled Date: 1 October 1981

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM4326

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Industrial: bridge, viaduct, aqueduct

Location: Erskine

County: Renfrewshire

Electoral Ward: Bishopton, Bridge of Weir and Langbank

Traditional County: Renfrewshire


The monument comprises a cast-iron aqueduct, 13.7m in length, carrying culverted water across the line of the Glasgow, Paisley and Greenock Railway. Built c. 1840, it has brick and stone abuttments.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland



The monument is RCAHMS number NS 47 SW 66.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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