RAILWAY VIADUCT ACROSS RIVER SOUTH TYNE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1042918

Date first listed: 23-Aug-1985

Statutory Address: RAILWAY VIADUCT ACROSS RIVER SOUTH TYNE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: RAILWAY VIADUCT ACROSS RIVER SOUTH TYNE

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

District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Coanwood

National Grid Reference: NY 67492 58363

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History

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Details

In the entry for the following:

NY 65 NE COANWOOD LAMBLEY

6/126 Railway viaduct across River South Tyne

The building shall be upgraded to grade II*.

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NY 65 NE COANWOOD LAMBLEY I

6/126 Railway viaduct across River South Tyne

II



Railway viaduct 1852. Probably by Sir George Barclay-Bruce. Stone, some minor repairs in brick. From north-east to south-west 3 arches, a lower and narrower arch flanked by broad pilasters, 9 large arches. Rock-faced piers, 3 in river with triangular cutwaters; heavy imposts, semicircular arches with chamfered arch rings. Row of block corbels immediately below the parapet, which has sloped coping and terminates in low pyramidal caps. A spectacular viaduct reaching a height of over 33m. above the river, and forming an important feature in the landscape. For the Alston Branch of the Newcastle Carlisle Railway

Listing NGR: NY6749258363

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 240245

Legacy System: LBS

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