RAILWAY ACCOMMODATION BRIDGE AT NZ 225 310

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208997
Date first listed:
23-May-1994
Statutory Address:
RAILWAY ACCOMMODATION BRIDGE AT NZ 225 310, A 688

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Location

Statutory Address:
RAILWAY ACCOMMODATION BRIDGE AT NZ 225 310, A 688

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 22512 31044

Details

BISHOP AUCKLAND

NZ23SW A 688 634-1/2/17 (West side (off)) Railway accommodation bridge at NZ 225 310

GV II

Accommodation bridge carrying drive from entrance gates at Park Head Farm (qv) to Bishop's Palace (Auckland Castle, qv) over railway. c1885. For Spennymoor Branch of North Eastern Railway Co. Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings. Segmental arch, carrying drive and verges 5m wide, has stepped voussoirs on impost string; walls of large snecked masonry. Shallow buttresses flank arch and rise through well-cut road-bed string to parapets. Slightly sloped tooled parapet coping continues across parapet terminal piers. (Tomlinson W W: North Eastern Railway 3rd edition: Newton Abbott: 1987-: 691).

Listing NGR: NZ2251231044

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
385629
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Tomlinson, W W , History of the North Eastern Railway, (1967), 691

Legal

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

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