BRITISH RAILWAYS VIADUCT

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1022608

Date first listed: 29-Sep-1977

Statutory Address: BRITISH RAILWAYS VIADUCT, ASHFIELD ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: BRITISH RAILWAYS VIADUCT, ASHFIELD ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SD 83741 32946

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Details

BURNLEY

SD8332NE ASHFIELD ROAD 906-1/15/5 (North side) 29/09/77 British Railways Viaduct

GV II

Railway viaduct. 1847-8. For the East Lancashire Railway Company. Coursed rock-faced sandstone blocks with freestone dressings and red brick soffits to the arches. Straight line approx 400m long. 15 semicircular arches with rusticated voussoirs, carried on slightly battered piers with plain imposts bands carried round; with a continuous chamfered cornice and low coped parapets (part damaged). A conspicuous and imposing feature of the urban landscape, closing the view north-east from the town centre. Forms a group with Clifton Street railway bridge approx 100m west (qv).



Listing NGR: SD8374132946

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 466978

Legacy System: LBS

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