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Railway Bridge over Northampton Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Blisworth, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1808 / 52°10'50"N

Longitude: -0.9361 / 0°56'9"W

OS Eastings: 472839

OS Northings: 254147

OS Grid: SP728541

Mapcode National: GBR BWZ.B4P

Mapcode Global: VHDSB.QGG2

Entry Name: Railway Bridge over Northampton Road

Listing Date: 15 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040976

English Heritage Legacy ID: 234847

Location: Blisworth, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Blisworth

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Blisworth St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


4/24 Railway bridge over
Northampton Road


Railway bridge, c.1837. Red brick faced with grey lias. Single-arched bridge
spanning main road to Northampton. Round-headed arch with imposts and keyblock,
flanked by massive pilaster buttresses with buffer. Moulded stone cornice and
plain stone-coped parapet. An important bridge on Robert Stephenson's pioneering
London-Birmingham railway line, figuring in several contemporary illustrations.

Listing NGR: SP7283954147

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