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THE DUCHESS' BRIDGE, OVER RIVER ALN

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: THE DUCHESS' BRIDGE, OVER RIVER ALN

List entry Number: 1041841

Location

THE DUCHESS' BRIDGE, OVER RIVER ALN, B1338

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

County:

District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Alnmouth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Sep-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 236897

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

NU 2410 20/7

ALNMOUTH B 1338 (Alnmouth)

The Duchess' Bridge, over River Aln II

Bridge, dated 1864. Rock-faced stone with rock-faced-and-margined voussoirs, band and parapet. 4 segmental arches, reducing slightly in height from east to west; bowed cutwaters with domed tops; impost band and chamfered band below parapet, which has chamfered coping with iron clamps linking blocks. Parapets and short wing walls have square end piers. Internal face of south parapet has line of glinters and central cast-iron plate 'TO ELEANOR / DUCHESS OF NORTHUMBERLAND / THE PUBLIC ARE CHIEFLY INDEBTED / FOR THIS STONE BRIDGE / AND FOOTPATH TO THE STATION / A.D. MDCCLXIV'. On north side similar plate with 'THE DUCHESS' BRIDGE 1864'.

Partly in Lesbury C.P.

Listing NGR: NU2435010830

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National Grid Reference: NU2435010830

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