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Latitude: 50.8084 / 50°48'30"N
Longitude: -4.35 / 4°20'59"W
OS Eastings: 234525
OS Northings: 103610
OS Grid: SS345036
Mapcode National: GBR KB.YHT8
Mapcode Global: FRA 16SY.M59
Entry Name: Holsworthy Viaduct
Listing Date: 18 December 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1104978
English Heritage Legacy ID: 91929
Location: Holsworthy, Torridge, Devon, EX22
Civil Parish: Holsworthy
Built-Up Area: Holsworthy
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Holsworthy St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS30SW HOLSWORTHY CP
16/27 Holsworthy Viaduct
Railway viaduct carrying the Halwell to Holsworthy branch of the L.S.W.R., built for the
Devon and Cornwall Railway Co. 1879. Masonry construction. Eight semicircular arches,
parapet said to have been destroyed and replaced by concrete coping. Not accessible at
time of survey (December 1987.) Said to be 420 ft long and 80ft high. This branch line
opened 20.1.1879 and closed 3.10.1966. (Kelly's Directory, 1910; D.Thomas, A Regional
History of the Railways of Great Britain, 1981)
Listing NGR: SS3452503610
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