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British Rail East Coast Main Line Viaduct over River Aln

A Grade II Listed Building in Lesbury, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.4023 / 55°24'8"N

Longitude: -1.6399 / 1°38'23"W

OS Eastings: 422901

OS Northings: 612102

OS Grid: NU229121

Mapcode National: GBR J5ZZ.R7

Mapcode Global: WHC1L.SG8V

Plus Code: 9C7WC926+W2

Entry Name: British Rail East Coast Main Line Viaduct over River Aln

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041800

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236998

Location: Lesbury, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Lesbury

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Lesbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Railway viaduct

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British Rail East Coast Main Line Viaduct over River Aln


Railway viaduct, 1848/9 by Robert Stephenson for the York, Newcastle and
Berwick Railway. Rock-faced stone with rock-faced-and-margined voussoirs,
ashlar dressings and brick soffits. 18 segmental arches. All piers have
chamfered plinths and stepped imposts. 2 rivet piers have bowed cutwaters
with stepped domed tops. Broad end pilasters; moulded top cornice.

Listing NGR: NU2290112102

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