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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: WINSTON BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1323060

Location

WINSTON BRIDGE, B6274

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

County District District Type Parish
County DurhamUnitary AuthorityBarforth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Sep-1966

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111140

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NZ 11 NW WINSTON B6274

5/49 Winston Bridge 14.9.66 II*

Road bridge crossing the River Tees. 1762-3 by Sir Thomas Robinson. Dressed sandstone. Slightly-recessed, single semicircular arch spans 34 metres and has archivolt defined by finely-jointed voussoirs. Arch now stabilised by 8 iron tie rods and plates. Identical north and south faces have massive rectangular-plan piers and buttressed raking sections to east and west. Parapet has slightly-projecting coping carried on square brackets and is cambered over the arch, breaking forward over the piers to form pedestrian refuges. East and west ends of bridge terminate in low square-plan piers with pyramidal caps. West end of bridge is slightly canted on plan.

Winston Bridge straddles the parished of-Winston and Barforth.

Listing NGR: NZ1425716268

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National Grid Reference: NZ 14257 16268

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