The Culloden Viaduct, known also as the Nairn Viaduct or the Clava Viaduct is a railway viaduct on the Highland Main Line, to the east of the city of Inverness, in the Highland council area of Scotland.Discover how to plan a Inverness trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
It was opened in 1898 as part of the Inverness and Aviemore Direct Railway, which was built by the Highland Railway. The 29 span viaduct crosses the wide valley of the River Nairn. At 1800 ft (549 m) in length, it is the longest masonry viaduct in Scotland.
The viaduct is a Category A listed building.
Culloden Moor railway station was situated at the northern end of the viaduct, but the station was closed in the 1960s.
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Driving to Inverness our of the blue we see this huge structure. We snapped a few photos and looked it up later. We were surprised to see it all of a sudden! Definitely worth a visit. If you are visit... more »
What a wonderful viaduct on the road to Inverness such great architecture and design across the landscape and all it needed was a steam train Well worth a visit more »
Impressive. If you walk down the lane towards the viaduct, you can pass the fence at the end, to get a good view.
Its great You can park six car's and have wild parties under the arch ...Then walk to the cairns pick the mushrooms and you will trip...
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