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Gilderdale Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Alston Moor, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8295 / 54°49'46"N

Longitude: -2.4652 / 2°27'54"W

OS Eastings: 370213

OS Northings: 548400

OS Grid: NY702484

Mapcode National: GBR CD7L.2J

Mapcode Global: WH91N.3VCZ

Entry Name: Gilderdale Bridge

Listing Date: 14 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73090

Location: Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh, Northumberland, CA9

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Alston Moor

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Alston Moor

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Description

NY 74 NW
3/30

KNARESDALE WITH KIRKHAUGH;
ALSTON MOOR,
A689 (north of Alston),
Gilderdale Bridge

GV
II
Bridge, dated 1836. Coursed, squared rubble with flat copings. Curved lead-ups have low rectangular end piers with chamfered capstones. Single tall segmental arch, with arch ring and central projecting stone drain spout above and pilaster buttresses to either side. To centre of inner faces of each parapet are panels with moulded borders with dated inscription: This BRIDGE was Built BY THE Counties of Northumberland & Cumberland 1836. Crosses county boundary between Cumbria and Northumberland.

This asset was previously listed twice. The duplicate record (List entry number 1042921) was removed from the List on 05 April 2019. The remaining record (List entry number 1104899) falls within the parishes of both Alston Moor and Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh.

Listing NGR: NY7021348400

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