THE DUCHESS' BRIDGE, OVER RIVER ALN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1041841

Date first listed: 01-Sep-1988

Statutory Address: THE DUCHESS' BRIDGE, OVER RIVER ALN, B1338

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE DUCHESS' BRIDGE, OVER RIVER ALN, B1338

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

District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Alnmouth

National Grid Reference: NU2435010830

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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

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 236897

Legacy System: LBS

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