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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.


List entry Number: 1034898



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

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Brandon and Bretford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Aug-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 308790

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SP47NW 2/4

BRANDON AND BRETFORD BRANDON Avon Viaduct (that part in Brandon and Bretford C.P)


Railway viaduct. c.1835. Brick faced with rusticated sandstone ashlar with strongly projecting moulded string course, and coped parapet. 9 elliptical arches and 6 narrower subsidiary round arches have rusticated voussoirs. Canted piers between each arch. Larger piers between main and subsidiary arches and to ends have octagonal caps. 2 subsidiary arches to west are bricked up and largely hidden by the embankment. Built for the London and Birmingham Railway. (Thomas Roscoe: The London and Birmingham Railway, c.1838, pp.116-117 and Plate XII).

Listing NGR: SP4096276083

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Roscoe, T, The London and Birmingham Railway, (1838), 116-117

National Grid Reference: SP 40962 76083


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