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Latitude: 53.6437 / 53°38'37"N
Longitude: -2.0932 / 2°5'35"W
OS Eastings: 393938
OS Northings: 416356
OS Grid: SD939163
Mapcode National: GBR FVT9.MK
Mapcode Global: WHB8R.TPF1
Entry Name: Railway Viaduct
Listing Date: 23 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068509
English Heritage Legacy ID: 213361
Location: Rochdale, OL15
Electoral Ward/Division: Littleborough Lakeside
Built-Up Area: Littleborough
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Littleborough Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD 91 NW, 1/27
HALIFAX ROAD, Littleborough
Railway Viaduct. 1839 for Manchester Leeds Railway Co.
Engineer, G Stephenson. Rock-faced stone. Total of six elliptical arches, the
northern-most being skew and having arched walkways to
either side. All the arches have keystones, rusticated
voussoirs and are supported on piers with impost blocks.
One arch has been bricked up in C20. Coped parapet above a
continuous band, slightly altered on the west side as a
result of the station platform. Battered terminating piers.
An important landmark in the Littleborough townscape.
Listing NGR: SD9393816356
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