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Clifton Railway Viaduct (The Thirteen Arches) That Part in Swinton and Pendlebury

A Grade II Listed Building in Pendlebury, Salford

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Latitude: 53.527 / 53°31'37"N

Longitude: -2.3146 / 2°18'52"W

OS Eastings: 379241

OS Northings: 403417

OS Grid: SD792034

Mapcode National: GBR DW8N.PD

Mapcode Global: WH983.FL1Z

Entry Name: Clifton Railway Viaduct (The Thirteen Arches) That Part in Swinton and Pendlebury

Listing Date: 2 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067511

English Heritage Legacy ID: 211962

Location: Salford, M27

County: Salford

Electoral Ward/Division: Pendlebury

Built-Up Area: Salford

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Clifton St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 70 SE
2/8 Clifton Railway
Arches)that part
in Swinton and

Railway viaduct over River Irwell. 1848. For the Lancashire
and Yorkshire Railway. Rock-faced stone. Engineer probably J Hawkshaw.
Total of 18 arches. Curved on plan. Battered square piers support segmental
arches which spring from impost bands. The arch over the
river is considerably wider and is flanked by flat piers
which rise to parapet level. The coped parapet sits above a
continuous band. Square terminating piers.

Listing NGR: SD7924103417

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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