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Road Bridge over Railway

A Grade II Listed Building in West Rainton, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8224 / 54°49'20"N

Longitude: -1.5095 / 1°30'34"W

OS Eastings: 431613

OS Northings: 547611

OS Grid: NZ316476

Mapcode National: GBR KDWP.Z3

Mapcode Global: WHC4K.S1CY

Entry Name: Road Bridge over Railway

Listing Date: 14 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120736

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110035

Location: West Rainton, County Durham, DH4

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: West Rainton

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: West Rainton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 34 NW
3/44 Road bridge
over railway

Road bridge over railway. 1848 for Great North of England Railway. Coursed
squared sandstone in diminishing courses with ashlar dressings and parapet
of large blocks. Skew plan. Coped buttresses support wide segmental arch
with projecting stepped voussoirs; band at road-bed-level continues round
shallow end pilasters rising to rectangular piers. Long parapet has low-
curved coping. Information from D. Wilcock.

Listing NGR: NZ3161347611

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