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Carrbridge Pack Horse Bridge

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Carrbridge Pack Horse Bridge
Cairngorms - Carrbridge, Highlands and Islands, Scotland
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About the photo:

This medieval packhorse bridge is the bridge in the name 'Carrbridge' and it is one of the most well-known sights in the Cairngorm area. I'd never been to Carrbridge before, so I wasn't sure what to expect or how I'd photograph the bridge. I tried scrambling right down to the bank of the stream but there was really no unobstructed view of the bridge from there. I actually gt this shot from the modern road bridge that runs roughly parallel to the old pack horse bridge about 40 feet away. I took lots of shots, trying to get one where the fading sunlight would create a spotlight effect on the underside of the bridge span, and this was the shot I was happiest with.

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