Road Bridge And Footbridge 320 Metres South East Of Howick Hall

Date:
23 Aug 1999
Location:
Road Bridge And Footbridge 320 Metres South East Of Howick Hall, Longhoughton, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 3LB
Reference:
IOE01/02186/32
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

NU 2417 LONGHOUGHTON HOWICK HALL

16/134 Road bridge and footbridge 320 metres south-east of Howick Hall II

Road bridge and foot bridge. Probably early C19. Tooled ashlar; cast-iron railings on footbridge. Road bridge over the Howick Burn; higher-level footbridge carrying a path through the Hall gardens spans north end of roadway.

Road bridge has segmental arch with a similar but smaller flood arch on the south. Square band below parapet with moulded plinth and coping divided into 17 bays by shallow pilasters. At south end parapets end in taller rectangular piers with low pyramidal caps; at north end they step up to join footbridge, which has a chamfered segmental arch and a band below an arched dwarf wall carrying railing; square-section standards with multi-moulded finials and bars with moulded circular tops.



Listing NGR: NU2504417272

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0418 IOE Records taken by Peter Oakley Clarke; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Peter Oakley Clarke. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Clarke, Peter Oakley

Rights Holder: Clarke, Peter Oakley

Keywords

Ashlar, Cast Iron, Georgian Footbridge, Victorian Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site, Bridge, Road Bridge, Road Transport Site, Railings, Monument <By Form>, Barrier

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