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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: NORTH YORK MOORS RAILWAY TUNNEL APPROXIMATELY 130 METRES LONG

List entry Number: 1316181

Location

NORTH YORK MOORS RAILWAY TUNNEL APPROXIMATELY 130 METRES LONG

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

County District District Type Parish
North YorkshireScarboroughDistrict AuthorityGrosmont

National Park: NORTH YORK MOORS

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Jul-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 327612

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History

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Details

GROSMONT NORTH YORK MOORS NZ 80 NW NZ 80 SW RAILWAY 3/136 Railway tunnel 8/136 approximately one hundred and thirty metres long. GV II Railway tunnel. c.1845. Probably by John Cass Birkenshaw, Engineer to the York and North Midland Railway Company. Rockfaced sandstone. North entrance: horseshoe arch of shaped voussoirs between battered square- section buttresses. Moulded cornice, breaking over buttresses, beneath plain parapet. West retaining wall canted, raked and coped. South entrance: repeats the north.

Listing NGR: NZ8280505086

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National Grid Reference: NZ 82805 05086

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