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South Viaduct

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wormhill, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2558 / 53°15'20"N

Longitude: -1.7923 / 1°47'32"W

OS Eastings: 413952

OS Northings: 373214

OS Grid: SK139732

Mapcode National: GBR HZXS.RM

Mapcode Global: WHCCZ.FFRD

Entry Name: South Viaduct

Listing Date: 22 March 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82337

Location: Wormhill, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Civil Parish: Wormhill

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Tideswell St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


SK17 SW South Viaduct

2/79 II*



This asset was subject to a minor amendment on 23/01/2015.

This asset was previously listed twice also under List entry 1334962. This entry was removed from the list on 23/01/2015.

Viaduct. 1862-3, built by the Midland Railway for the main London to Manchester line.
Rock faced limestone with gritstone dressings to piers and abutments.
Wrought iron superstructure of segmental arch and spandrel construction. Three round-
arched masonry spans to west and three wrought iron spans to east, about eighty feet
from the ground. Each arch consists of five parallel ribs with lattice work strutting
filling the spandrels between the arch members and the deck above. Parapet iron railings to the deck with lattice work pattern. The viaduct crosses the dale obliquely so
that the ribs of each arch are staggered and the masonry piers are of irregular hexagon

Listing NGR: SK1395273214

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

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