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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Island Bank

Owners/occupiers

Formerly forestry workers house; Donald Carr.  Presently a private home.

Location/map ref

Near the Black Bridge, Lower Dell

History

Named after the ‘island’ on which it is built, formed when a lade was dug to divert water from the River Nethy for the Lower Dell sawmill. The lade is now dried up and only visible as a deep dip beside the tarmac track leading to the Black Bridge.

Other references

M O’Reilly Explore Abernethy Visitor Centre

A  McCook (2005) Local resident

Nethy Bridge Community Centre

We are grateful to the listed businesses and organisations, without which it would not be possible to run a community website.

community.centre@nethybridge.com

A charitable company limited by guarantee
Registered charity number: SC 012389
Company registration number: SC 379387

Registered Office

Post Office
Nethy Bridge
Inverness-shire
PH25 3DA
Scotland