Words and Phrases
brig

“brig”

Meaning:

bridge; old stone bridge

Alternative spelling/meaning:

auld stane brig

In Literature:

Excerpt from December by Thomas Given

Alang the pad he pip’t a tune,
syne ower the auld stane brig

Excerpt from Garvey Mills an Fordsons by Charlie Gillen

There commin ower the wee burn brig,
an the frost still on the whin,
com the rummel o’ a Fordson,
wae a Garvey on behin’


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