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BRITISH RAILWAYS VIADUCT

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BRITISH RAILWAYS VIADUCT

List entry Number: 1022608

Location

BRITISH RAILWAYS VIADUCT, ASHFIELD ROAD

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

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Sep-1977

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 466978

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List entry Description

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History

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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

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National Grid Reference: SD 83741 32946

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