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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: RAILWAY VIADUCT ACROSS RIVER SOUTH TYNE

List entry Number: 1042918

Location

RAILWAY VIADUCT ACROSS RIVER SOUTH TYNE

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthumberlandUnitary AuthorityCoanwood

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 23-Aug-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 240245

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History

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Details

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NY 65 NE COANWOOD LAMBLEY

6/126 Railway viaduct across River South Tyne

The building shall be upgraded to grade II*.

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NY 65 NE COANWOOD LAMBLEY I

6/126 Railway viaduct across River South Tyne

II



Railway viaduct 1852. Probably by Sir George Barclay-Bruce. Stone, some minor repairs in brick. From north-east to south-west 3 arches, a lower and narrower arch flanked by broad pilasters, 9 large arches. Rock-faced piers, 3 in river with triangular cutwaters; heavy imposts, semicircular arches with chamfered arch rings. Row of block corbels immediately below the parapet, which has sloped coping and terminates in low pyramidal caps. A spectacular viaduct reaching a height of over 33m. above the river, and forming an important feature in the landscape. For the Alston Branch of the Newcastle Carlisle Railway

Listing NGR: NY6749258363

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National Grid Reference: NY 67492 58363

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