Nethy Bridge History

Comprehensive database with info and photos highlighting the fascinating history of Nethy and the surrounding area

Nethy Bridge History

Comprehensive database with info and photos highlighting the fascinating history of Nethy and the surrounding area

Nethy Bridge History

Comprehensive database with info and photos highlighting the fascinating history of Nethy and the surrounding area

Nethy Bridge History

Comprehensive database with info and photos highlighting the fascinating history of Nethy and the surrounding area

Nethy Bridge History

Comprehensive database with info and photos highlighting the fascinating history of Nethy and the surrounding area

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From Natural History – the results of glaciation can be seen in the hills around Nethy , as well as along the banks of the River Spey.

Through early human history – Pictish Symbol Stones, Chambered Cairns and Stone Circles can be found not too far away.

To medieval history Castle Roy is on Nethy’s doorstep, which was built by the Comyns and then taken over by the Clan Grant.

And more recent history ( but still 200+ years ago) the 4 Thomas Telford bridges in the village, all built of local stone, spanning the River Nethy; the Aultmore and Duack Burns and a water course on the Abernethy Golf Course.

Then there is industrial history with the importance of working the timber reserves of the Abernethy Forest

Nethy Bridge has a long, fascinating story to tell, click onto the entries below to find out more.

We would welcome additional information, corrections and updates. email; community.centre@nethybridge.com

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Abbeyfield Care Home Dell Wood Lynmagilbert Rynelrichwest
Abernethy Golf Course Derraid Lynstock Rynettin
Abernethy Highland Games Dirdhu Court Lynstock Cottages Salamat Datang
Abernethy Parish Church & Graveyard Dorback School House Lynstock House Sandaig
Abernethy Primary School Dornie Mackenzie Crescent Seafield Place
Abernethy War Memorial Dornoch Cottage Malvern Serendipity
Aberniddrie Drill Hall Mealfualchel Shepherds Hill
Achnagoichan Drinking Fountain Meall a Bhuachaille Shops
Ailianbeg Lodge Duack Cottage Memories as a Child - by M Toby Silver Birch
AlderbankDuack Lodge Mhor Cottage, Tulloch Sleamore Farm
Aldersyde Duack Sawmill Mill Lane Sleich
Altea Duncruin Mill of Garlyne Sonas
Amberley Ellonbreck Milton Spar Store & Post Office
Ardach Explore Abernethy Mo Dachaidh Speyside Way
Ardavon Cottage Fairview Moidart Stables Cottage
Ardavon House Fairwinds Moncrieff Station Cottage
Aspen Lodge Farthings Mondhuie 2 Station House
Auchendean Fasga na Coille Morlich Straanlea
Aultmore House Feorag Moss Bank Straanmannach
Aundorach Feorag Cottage Mountain View Straanmore
Badandossan Fern Cottage Mountview Hotel Stronvar
Badanfhuarain Fiodhag Mousa Sunningdale
Badanfhuarain Cottage Firwood Mr Heidelbaur - (Canadian Forestry Corps) Sunnyside
Balachan Flag Pole Mr Mustard's Butchers Shop Taigh a Mhuillin
Balliefurth Farm Flox Cottage Nethy Bridge Hotel Taigh an Uillt
Balliemore Forest House Nethy Bridge Parish Church Taigh na Brolaich
Balliemore Cottage Forest Lodge Nethy Bridge Service Station Talisker
Balnagowan Forest Lodge Sawmill Nethy Bridge Ski School Te Roti
Balnagowan Mill Garlyne Nethy Bridge Station Telford's Bridges
Balnagowan Steading Glencairn Nethy House Tennis Courts
Beckside Gordon Cottage Nurse's Cottage The Corner
Bele Rive Granite Cottage Nursery Cottage The Grey House
Belford Greenwood Oak Bank The Hanging Tree
Ben Mhic Dhui Grianach Old Bake House The Steading
Benachie Cottage Haemacks Road Old Bridge End The Witches Stone
Bertie Half House Old Kirk Graveyard Thieves Pass
Birch Cottage Hawthorn Old Police Station Thompsons Brae
Birchfield Heath Cottage Old Smithy Thrums Cottage
Black Bridge Heatherbrae Old Stable Yard Tigh Beag
Blythswood Hope Cottage 1Old Station Yard Tigh na Drochaid
Borneo Hope Cottage 2 Osprey Lodge Tigh na Fraoch
Braehead House Abernethy Park Cottage Tigh na Monadh
Braemore Inchdryne Patfannich Tigh na Torr
Broomhill Bridge Ingledene Pathways Tigh nan Og
Brunswick Innis Bhroc Pine Cottage 1 Tir nan Og
Bynack Iona Pine Cottage 2 Tighnabruich
Bynack Stable Iron Mills / Furnaces Police Timber Floating Dams
Caberfeidh Island Bank Pollyannas Timber Sawmills
Cairngorm Ivy Cottage Post Offices Tit nan Og
Cala Juniper Cottage Prisoner of War Camps Timberland
Carlthorpe Keeper Ptarmigan Lodge Toberaie
Castle Roy Kelvin Bank Puggy Line Toddy Beag
Causer Kestrel Railways Toderic
Clachbhan Kildonan Reachgamish Toft
Clachbheo Kimberley Red Burn Tombuidhe
Clan Fishing Rods Kinnaird Redcorrie Tomdallie
Coille Glas Klondike Cottage Redwood Tontearie
Community Centre Laburnum Reoake Torniscar
Coulnakyle Sawmill Laggan Clachaig Rinuie Torsithe
Coulnakyle Sawmill Lairig Ripreshree Tron Mills / Furnaces
Craiggowrie Langrick Rivendell Tulloch Talk
Craigmore Cottage Lazy Duck Hostel River Cottage Village History
Craigmore Mill Les Marecottes River Nethy Waterside
Croftallan Lettoch Riverside Walk Willie Steele's Sawmill
Croftbank Linmhor Rosella Woodlands
Dairy Linwood Rothiemoon Farm Woodlark
Dalbuick Listchafennichen Rowcliff Woodside
Dalnaglar Loch Garacher Rowan Lodge WWII Timber Camps
Davie Miller (1927-2006) Loch Ryvoan Ruinaclouch Z2
Delbog Loren Ruipreshree
Dell Abernethy Lorne Cottage Runaline
Dell Cottage (nursery) Lower Dell Cottage Runeloche
Dell Iron Mill Luachmore Ryduack
Dell Pipe Boring Mill Lygon Rymore
Dell Tree Nursery Summerhouse Cone Kiln Lynamer Rynelricheast
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Abernethy Highland Games

Held on the Games Field, on the second Saturday of August, and known as the “Friendly Games” they are one of the oldest traditional games in Scotland.

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