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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: WEETWOOD BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1042383

Location

WEETWOOD BRIDGE

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthumberlandUnitary AuthorityChatton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 21-Sep-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 237502

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History

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Details

NU 02 NW CHATTON WEETWOOD

4/35 Weetwood Bridge 21/9/51 1

Bridge. C16, altered mid C18. Ashlar. Single, high, wide elegant arch, forming hump-back bridge is flanked by pilaster strips each bearing a niche with a round inset panel above. North end of bridge has square projections with blocked round- headed arches; and round end piers with big conical finials. Flat coping stones on parapet. The approach walls have a drip stone at the base of the parapet supported on small corbels. The roadway is narrow over the bridge itself but the parapet splays out either side to allow vehicles to pass.

Northumberland County History Vol XIV. Jervoise - Ancient Bridges of Northern England.

Listing NGR: NU0185529466

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Jervoise, E - Title: The Ancient Bridges in the North of England - Date: 1931
  2. Article  Reference - Title: Northumberland County History - Journal Title: Northumberland County History - Volume: 14

National Grid Reference: NU 01855 29466

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