History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Westnewton Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirknewton, Northumberland

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 55.567 / 55°34'1"N

Longitude: -2.1477 / 2°8'51"W

OS Eastings: 390784

OS Northings: 630383

OS Grid: NT907303

Mapcode National: GBR F4F2.T6

Mapcode Global: WH9ZF.ZBGL

Plus Code: 9C7VHV82+RW

Entry Name: Westnewton Bridge

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237658

Location: Kirknewton, Northumberland, NE71

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Kirknewton

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Kirknewton St Gregory

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Bridge

Find accommodation in



3/82 Westnewton Bridge


Bridge. Late C18-early C19. Random rubble with ashlar dressings; repairs in

7 arches. Triangular cutwaters between middle three arches. Very broad
segmental arch, vaulted in ashlar, flanked by smaller round-headed arches.
At each end of bridge 2 further, much lower, flood arches now largely blocked
by earth and rubble.

Deep voussoirs framed by arch bands.

Plain parapet, with concrete coping, widens out beyond bridge to form approach
walls ending in square piers with shallow stone pyramidal caps.

Listing NGR: NT9078430383

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.