Braithwaite Viaduct, Bishopsgate Goods Yard, Wheler Street / Brick Lane E1 - Tower Hamlets

Early railway viaduct built in 1840 by John Braithwaite for the Eastern Counties Railway, formerly set within an extensive brick vaulted goods yard circa 1880, partially demolished in 2003. Planning and Listed Building Consent proposals for the site are under consideration by the Greater London Authority.

Braithwaite Viaduct, Bishopsgate Goods Yard, Wheler Street / Brick Lane E1 - Tower Hamlets
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Braithwaite Viaduct
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1063895
    Local Planning Authority:
    Tower Hamlets
    Site Type:
    Transport > Railway transport site

Location

    Building Name:
    Braithwaite Viaduct
    Street Name:
    Wheler Street / Brick Lane
    County:
    Greater London
    District / Borough:
    Tower Hamlets
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Bethnal Green and Bow
    Region:
    London and South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Utility