Auld Brig

This 13C bridge, immortalised by Burns, was supposedly financed by two sisters whose betrothed were both drowned when attempting to ford the river in spate. The small cobbled bridge has survived although the neighbouring bridge was swept away in a storm in 1870.

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Tam o'Shanter Inn
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Tam o'Shanter Inn
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