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Latitude: 50.4987 / 50°29'55"N
Longitude: -3.5843 / 3°35'3"W
OS Eastings: 287733
OS Northings: 67744
OS Grid: SX877677
Mapcode National: GBR QS.G2R3
Mapcode Global: FRA 37CR.5FD
Entry Name: Viaduct over Railway Line
Listing Date: 17 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1097269
English Heritage Legacy ID: 84893
Location: Kingskerswell, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12
Civil Parish: Kingskerswell
Built-Up Area: Kingskerswell
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Kingskerswell St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 86 NE KINGSKERSWELL ROSE HILL, Kingskerswell
3/182 Viaduct over railway line
Road viaduct over railway line. 1846-48. Engineer I K Brunel. Limestone blocks
with dressed coping stones and brick arches and stringcourse.
Seven span viaduct with 4 elliptical arches to left, then narrower round-headed
arch, then wider elliptical arch over railway line and a blocked arch to the right.
Projecting pilaster either side of main arch.
In 1846 South Devon Railway obtained permission to construct a branch line from
Newton Abbot to Torquay passing through Kingskerswell. It was opened in December
Sources: Devon Sites and Monuments Register.
Railway of the Western Region - Geoffrey Body.
Listing NGR: SX8773367744
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