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EAST LARGIN VIADUCT

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: EAST LARGIN VIADUCT

List entry Number: 1140362

Location

EAST LARGIN VIADUCT

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Broadoak

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: St. Pinnock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Apr-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 60522

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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

SX 16 SE BRADOC

4/21 East Largin Viaduct -

GV II

Railway viaduct, 1855-56 by I K Brunel. Altered 1886. 8 piers of rusticated snecked slate from Westwood Quarry each consisting of buttresses with weatherings to form 4 stages. The top stage added in larger masonry spanned by lattice girders in 1886 in lieu of Brunel's 4 raking timber tressels. Iron guard rails. Slightly curved in plan. 1 of a series of viaducts in quick succession on Brunel's Plymouth to Truro Cornwall Railway broad gauge line. Line opened in 1859. Not inspected from below. References: R J Woodfin, The Cornwall Railway 1972. L G Booth Works of I K Brunel ed Sir Alfred Pugsley 1976 and C U P 1980.

Listing NGR: SX1719064600

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pugsley, A, The Works of Isambard Kingdom Brunel, (1976)
Woodfin, R J , The Cornwall Railway, (1972)

National Grid Reference: SX1719064600

Map

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