This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges.
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|1837 Shakkin (Shakin, St. Devenick's, Morrison)|
|Cults, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom (River Dee)|
|Status:||Derelict (last checked, 2008)|
|Main cables:||Chain (iron)|
- Damaged by flood, 1876, and 1920. Reconstructed, 1921-1922. "Stranded" by shift in river's course, 1970's and 1980's, sweeping away southern approach spans. Deck removed, 1984.
- Known locally as "Shakin' Briggie" or "Shakkin' Briggie," but also referred to as Morrison Bridge and St. Devenick's Bridge.
- Restoration under consideration, 2005.
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