This is a beautiful arch bridge that has a detailed cast iron facade. The cast iron is not structural, riveted wrought iron arches are behind the cast iron. The bridge has a large statue that is a memorial to the South African war that dates to 1906. The bridge was being restored at the time of documentation, so some parts of the bridge were covered up. Robert Morham, city architect for Edinburgh, designed the ornamentation on the bridge.
Official Heritage Listing Information and Findings
Listed At: Category A
List Entry Number: LB30035, LB49067
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