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HOGHTON TOWER VIADUCT AT SD 628 263

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: HOGHTON TOWER VIADUCT AT SD 628 263

List entry Number: 1072534

Location

HOGHTON TOWER VIADUCT AT SD 628 263

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

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hoghton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Apr-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 184396

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History

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Details

HOGHTON SD 62 NW 2/142 Hoghton Tower Viaduct at SD 628 263 17.4.67 - II

Viaduct carrying Blackburn and Preston Railway over River Darwen. 1844-46; company Engineer Joseph Locke, Resident Engineer T.W. Flanagan. Rock-faced sandstone. Three semi-circular spans of 65 feet rising from 2 rectangular piers in deep gorge of river, carrying track 116 feet above river bed; corbel table to parapet. Construction took 18 months from laying of first stone in December 1844.

Listing NGR: SD6285026360

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National Grid Reference: SD 62850 26360

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