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Lune Viaduct at Newbys Dub

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sedbergh, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3317 / 54°19'54"N

Longitude: -2.5694 / 2°34'9"W

OS Eastings: 363068

OS Northings: 493051

OS Grid: SD630930

Mapcode National: GBR BLHB.JZ

Mapcode Global: WH943.HDP3

Entry Name: Lune Viaduct at Newbys Dub

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086911

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75643

Location: Sedbergh, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Sedbergh

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Firbank, Howgill and Killington

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

The asset was previously listed twice also under List entry 1383592. This entry was removed from the List on 19 January 2017.

SD69SW
1270/5/10004
14/6/84

MARTHWAITE
FIRBANK
B6257 (East off)

Lune Viaduct at Newbys Dub

(Formerly listed as: Lune Viaduct at Newbys Dub, That part in Firbank CP)

II*

Railway viaduct carrying former Tebay-Kirkby Lonsdale line over River Lune. 1857-1861. 8y Joseph Locke and John Errington for the Ingleton branch of the London and North Western Railway Company. Punch-dressed red sandstone and cast-iron. Classical style. Symmetrical, with a central cast iron span approached on each side by 3-bay arcades of round headed stone arches. The cast-iron central span has a plain segmental arch and spandrels filled by 2 tiers of round headed arches; it is carried on a pair of large square slightly-battered piers, which have modillioned cornices and parapets with low triangular upstands, and the flanking arcades spring from rectangular piers which have prominent impost bands carried round, a plain ashlar frieze, moulded cornice and punch-dressed parapet, terminating in abutment piers in same style as those in the centre.


Listing NGR: SD 63068 93051

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