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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: SOUTHERN RAILWAY VIADUCT AND COLONNADE

List entry Number: 1386162

Location

SOUTHERN RAILWAY VIADUCT AND COLONNADE, NEW BAILEY STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
SalfordMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Jan-1980

Date of most recent amendment: 20-Oct-1998

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 471586

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SALFORD

SJ8398SW NEW BAILEY STREET 949-1/24/88 Southern Railway Viaduct and 18/01/80 Colonnade (Formerly Listed as: British Rail Colonnade and Railway Viaduct over New Bailey Street) (Formerly Listed as: NEW BAILEY STREET Southern railway viaduct over the street)

GV II*

Railway viaduct. 1844. By Sir John Hawkshaw, engineer, for the Liverpool and Manchester Railway. Cast-iron columns support I-section girders and cast-iron parapet. Massive cast-iron columns have Egyptian lotus flower capitals. The parapet, plain for most of the length of the colonnade, is enriched in the section forming bridge over New Bailey Street: divided by fluted pilasters with acanthus capitals and frieze. (Biddle G and Nock OS: The Railway Heritage of Britain: London: 1983-: 101).



Listing NGR: SJ8310698418

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Biddle, , Nock, , The Railway Heritage of Britain, (1983), 101

National Grid Reference: SJ 83211 98497

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