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Latitude: 54.9666 / 54°57'59"N
Longitude: -2.486 / 2°29'9"W
OS Eastings: 368985
OS Northings: 563664
OS Grid: NY689636
Mapcode National: GBR CC20.LD
Mapcode Global: WH911.SFDC
Entry Name: Accommodation Bridge 60 Metres South of East Lodge to Blenkinsopp Hall
Listing Date: 27 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1045269
English Heritage Legacy ID: 240734
Location: Haltwhistle, Northumberland, NE49
Civil Parish: Haltwhistle
Built-Up Area: Haltwhistle
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Haltwhistle Holy Cross
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NY 66 SE
A69 (T) (North side)
Accommodation Bridge, 60 metres south of East Lodge to Blenkinsopp Hall
Accommodation bridge. Circa 1838, possibly by Benjamin Green for the Newcastle and Carlisle Railway Company. Dressed tooled-and-margined sandstone.Castellated style. Segmental archway with rusticated voussoirs and embattled parapet above string. Sunk blank panel in higher central merlon of parapet.Tall, narrow octagonal-plan towers flanking arch have embattled turrets above string. Flanking quadrant-plan retaining walls have flat coping and are ramped down to three-stage, octagonal-plan end piers. Identical rear elevation. The east drive to Blenkinsopp Hall passes through the bridge under the railway embankment.
Listing NGR: NY6898563664
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