Our Roads; Who Built Them and Why
This exhibition, new for 2018, tells the story of Grampians roads from Roman times to present day, including the soon to be completed AWPR.
We will take you on a journey through the history of our roads following the timeline below:
Military Roads built to suppress the Jacobite rebellion
The Mail and Stagecoach era & Toll road systems
Roads built by Thomas Telford & John McAdam
The adoption of roads by the local auothrity
Present day roads including the construction of the AWPR