Montague Bridge allow the estate roadway to span a deep gully on the Panmure Estate. The estate is partly situated in the former Monikie Parish. The bridge is a very stylish, high-arched construction which is in a similar style as the Balmossie (former railway) Viaduct, north of Monifieth - referred to locally as 'the high arches'.
As can be seen, the bridge is quite spectacular in appearance. The sidewalls of the carriageway have a 'fortified' look, resembling castle ramparts. The structure is located among the trees, and spans a very deep gully across the Monikie Burn. The name, Montague, is apparently a family one which relates to past owners of the estate in Angus.
More information about the Panmure Estate and its history, together with information about some notable buildings on the Estate, photographs, etc. can be seen above and elsewhere on this site, Panmure 1, Panmure 2, Panmure 3, Panmure 4, Panmure 5 Panmure 6, Panmure 7, Panmure 8 and Panmure 9.
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