WHARFEDALE VIADUCT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1253368
Date first listed:
07-Apr-1988
Statutory Address:
WHARFEDALE VIADUCT, WARREN LANE

Map

Ordnance survey map of WHARFEDALE VIADUCT
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1253368 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 21-May-2019 at 08:44:49.

Location

Statutory Address:
WHARFEDALE VIADUCT, WARREN LANE

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Arthington
National Grid Reference:
SE 26252 45505

Details

ARTHINGTON WARREN LANE SE 24 NE LS 21 2/92 Wharfedale Viaduct - II

Railway Viaduct, carrying Leeds to Thirsk Railway over River Wharfe. 1845 to 1849; Engineer, Thomas Grainger. Punched sandstone blocks. Twenty semicircular arches carried on very high rectangular piers, following a line curving towards the north-east; the piers have rounded-nose cutwaters, roll-moulded bands carried round at the springing of the arches; the arches have rusticated stepped voussoirs; there are large roll-moulded string courses and coped parapets each side; and 5 circular tie plates to the lst arch and 7 to the 4th arch. Also known as Castley Viaduct. Note: only the 6 southernmost arches are in this parish; the remainder are in Castley CP, North Yorkshire, in which parish the item is also listed.

Listing NGR: SE2625245505

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
436536
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

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].