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Old Bridge, The Mound, Sutherland, Scotland
Scotland

The Mound was built in the early 19th century as a crossing of Loch Fleet cutting off the need to go in land and round. It is a nice place to have a stop on a sunny day when travelling along the A9.

Copyright: John leith
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Uploaded: 11/08/2011
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Tags: water; loch fleet; a9; sutherland
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