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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: WEST WYLAM BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1044919

Location

WEST WYLAM BRIDGE

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthumberlandUnitary AuthorityWylam

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 07-Mar-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 239520

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NZ 16 SW WYLAM HAGG BANK

19/146 West Wylam Bridge

II*



Railway bridge, now disused. 1876 by William George Laws for the North-Eastern Railway Co. Wrought-iron. A long single span with the roadway suspended from 2 parabolic arches. Said to be the earliest use of this form of construction to carry railway. Built as part of the Scotswood, Newburn and Wylam Railway.

Listing NGR: NZ1113764285

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National Grid Reference: NZ 11137 64285

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