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Craigellachie Bridge spans the River Spey in the Scottish Highlands. Designed by Thomas Telford and built at cost of GBP8300.00. Oldest surviving cast iron bridge in Scotland. No longer used for motor traffic.

Today, from our base at Aberdeen, we visited Glenfiddich and Glen Grant distilleries with a picnic lunch at Craigellachie on banks of River Spey.



Telford Bridge (1812) at Sligachan, Skye.

This evening, I am posting information on Sligachan, a small settlement on the Isle of Skye, Scotland which is situated a few miles N.E. of Broadford on junction of A87 and A863. In the right weather conditions this spot offers excellent opportunities for photography. This is a popular stop for tour buses and independent tourists.

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