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Latitude: 54.624 / 54°37'26"N
Longitude: -1.6279 / 1°37'40"W
OS Eastings: 424124
OS Northings: 525493
OS Grid: NZ241254
Mapcode National: GBR KG2Z.C6
Mapcode Global: WHC5G.Y1ZH
Entry Name: North Section of Railway Bridge, 150 Metres South of East Thickley Grange
Listing Date: 24 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121501
English Heritage Legacy ID: 112196
Location: Shildon, County Durham, DL4
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Shildon
Built-Up Area: Shildon
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Shildon
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 22 NW SHILDON SHILDON SIDINGS
4/79 North section of
150 metres south of
East Thickley Grange
2 left sections of accommodation bridge across Shildon sidings. 1857 by Harris
of Stockton. Sandstone and brick piers. Cast-iron bridge span.
2 hammer-dressed stone piers with rock-faced quoins and brick upper section
support span. 15-metre long span, in single casting, has transverse segmental
tunnel vaults of brick, cambered top, low railings and a plaque bearing maker's
name and date. Short section, attached to right, has semicircular tunnel arch
of brick and a later brick parapet above a tooled-and-margined stone band.
Similar end pier to right. Listed for historical/structural interest as a single
casting of exceptional length.
Remainder of bridge to right is not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NZ2412425493
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