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Railway Arch

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9695 / 54°58'10"N

Longitude: -1.6095 / 1°36'34"W

OS Eastings: 425098

OS Northings: 563947

OS Grid: NZ250639

Mapcode National: GBR SPV.TR

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.7CV4

Entry Name: Railway Arch

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024885

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304522

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: St Nicholas Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


24/211 Railway arch


Railway arch. 1849 for York, Newcastle and Berwick Railway Company; northern
half added c.1894 for North East Railway Company. Sandstone ashlar. Round
southern arch has rusticated voussoirs, flat pilasters, vermiculate band beneath
projecting band at rail bed level, and flat-coped parapet. Northern arch wider
with voussoirs; cornice at rail bed level; parapet band.

Listing NGR: NZ2509863947

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