Sites and Monument Record: Larbert Viaduct (SMR 233)

Description
15 stone arches carry the main railway over the Carron Valley. Built in 1846 the memorial stone reads: "THE FOUNDATION STONE/ OF THIS/ VIADUCT/ WHICH IS THE LOWER PART OF THIS PIER/ WAS LAID BY' MRS FALSHAW/ ON THE SIXTH OF JULY/ MDCCCXLVI".
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Site history notes
In 1845 the Scottish Central Railway joined Perth to the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway by Stirling. The following year the Stirlingshire Midland Junction Railway between Polmont and Larbert gave Edinburgh a direct connection with the north by way of Stirling.
Site conservation date
1845
Site grid ref
NS 8589 8190
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