BRIDGE OVER RIVER DERWENT (TYNE AND WEAR BRIDGE NUMBER 761)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1355119
Date first listed:
18-Nov-1985
Statutory Address:
BRIDGE OVER RIVER DERWENT (TYNE AND WEAR BRIDGE NUMBER 761), SANDS LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
BRIDGE OVER RIVER DERWENT (TYNE AND WEAR BRIDGE NUMBER 761), SANDS LANE

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

District:
Gateshead (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
NZ1984862364

Details

NZ 16 SE BLAYDON SANDS LANE (north side, off) 4/18 Swalwell - Bridge over River Derwent. (Tyne & Wear Bridge No 761)

GV II*

Road bridge. 1779 for Gateshead - Hexham Turnpike. Coursed squared sandstone. Rusticated voussoirs to 3 arches, the central one larger; bands to 2 pointed cut-waters, incurved above to canted refuges having 3 large panels in raised surrounds; similar bands and panelling to abutments. Corbel table to band at high-centred road bed level; round-coped parapet. 4 square piers at parapet ends have high curved coping on band. Sources Newcastle Courant 8 June, 1776 and 4 July 1778.

Listing NGR: NZ1984862364

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
303785
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
4 July, (1778)
8 June, (1776)

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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