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[Note 184.3] The penultimate verse seems to refer to the viaduct carrying the line across the Tay into Perth which opened in March 1849. If so; the narrator is reporting the view of the viaduct under construction. [ref : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dundee_and_Perth_Railway] This detail from a picture by James Hall Cranston shows the new railway bridge soon after it was opened.

 

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