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Blanchland Bridge, over the River Derwent

A Grade II Listed Building in Blanchland, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8473 / 54°50'50"N

Longitude: -2.0541 / 2°3'14"W

OS Eastings: 396621

OS Northings: 550273

OS Grid: NY966502

Mapcode National: GBR GD3D.25

Mapcode Global: WHB2Z.FF2C

Plus Code: 9C6VRWWW+W8

Entry Name: Blanchland Bridge, over the River Derwent

Listing Date: 18 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1045417

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240379

Location: Blanchland, Northumberland, DH8

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Blanchland

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Blanchland with Hunstanworth

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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NY 9650
24/13 Blanchland Bridge,
over the River Derwent


Bridge, probably mid-C18. Tooled-and-margined stone, parapet and abutments
coursed stone. South end higher than north. Elliptical arch and smaller round
arch to north with triangular cutwater between carried up to level of impost
band, which is continued along broader abutments to pilaster linking with band
below parapet. Parapet with sloped coping terminates in square piers with low
pyramidal caps. Short approach walls on north with gabled coping; pent shed
on west side north abutment,with boarded door, slit vent and stone slate roof.
Part of this bridge is in County Durham.

Listing NGR: NY9662350269

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