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GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY BRIDGE NUMBER 184

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: GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY BRIDGE NUMBER 184

List entry Number: 1126894

Location

GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY BRIDGE NUMBER 184, THE NENE VIADUCT

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

County:

District: City of Peterborough

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Oct-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 49782

Asset Groupings

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

THE FOLLOWING ITEM SHALL BE ADDED: The Nene Viaduct 1. 1500 (GNR Railway Bridge No 184) TL 19 NE SP 1043 II* 0/1043 2. Railway Viaduct. Built 1850 by Lewis Cubbitt, engineer. Strengthened 1910 and 1914, additions. 1924. Cast iron and white brick with ashlar dressings. 3 shallow arches each consisting of six curved members as girders, which rest on 2 sets twelve cast iron baseless fluted Doric columns, which in turn rest on 2 cast iron caissons sunk in the river. The bridge is topped by an ornate iron balustrade. The abuttments are built of white brick with moulded ashlar details, some parts have been patched with blue engineering bricks. The side sections of the bridge are made up of blue brick around the arches. The bridge was strengthened with steel ties in 1910 and again in 1914. In 1924 another steel bridge was built to the west, in order to double the capacity but this section is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TL1903498140

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National Grid Reference: TL 19034 98140

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