This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SE 24 NE CASTLEY Wharfedale Viaduct
Viaduct. Completed 1849. Engineer, Thomas Grainger.
21 round arches, with roll moulding at springer level and voussoirs.
Parapet has roll moulding and stepped end-blocks at the point where it meets the embankment. This viaduct over the river Wharfe was the work of the Leeds and Thirsk Railway Company, which became the Leeds Northern Railway in 1851. B Jennings (ed), A History of Harrogate and Knaresborough, Huddersfield, 1970.
Listing NGR: SE2634645587
© Mr Andrew Crompton. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Crompton, Andrew
Rights Holder: Crompton, Andrew
Georgian Viaduct, Victorian Transport
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