WEST WYLAM BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1044919
Date first listed:
07-Mar-1985
Statutory Address:
WEST WYLAM BRIDGE

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Location

Statutory Address:
WEST WYLAM BRIDGE

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Wylam
National Grid Reference:
NZ 11137 64285

Details

NZ 16 SW WYLAM HAGG BANK

19/146 West Wylam Bridge

II*



Railway bridge, now disused. 1876 by William George Laws for the North-Eastern Railway Co. Wrought-iron. A long single span with the roadway suspended from 2 parabolic arches. Said to be the earliest use of this form of construction to carry railway. Built as part of the Scotswood, Newburn and Wylam Railway.

Listing NGR: NZ1113764285

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
239520
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/03671/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Erik Borg. Source Historic England Archive
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