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Barnard Castle Bridge, over the River Tees

A Grade I Listed Building in Startforth, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5427 / 54°32'33"N

Longitude: -1.9274 / 1°55'38"W

OS Eastings: 404796

OS Northings: 516387

OS Grid: NZ047163

Mapcode National: GBR GHZX.JB

Mapcode Global: WHB4L.C2GT

Entry Name: Barnard Castle Bridge, over the River Tees

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121647

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111755

Location: Startforth, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Startforth

Built-Up Area: Barnard Castle

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text


11/164 Barnard Castle
12.1.67 Bridge, over the
River Tees


Road bridge, 1569 repaired 1771. Squared stone. Two segmental-pointed
triple-stepped arches, the eastern slightly taller, each on 5 square ribs;
triangular cutwaters between carried up as pedestrian refuges; later squinch
arches carrying C20 widening of appoach road to south-east and north-west.
C18 parapets with slightly-arched coping, stepped out from wall faces above
the arches; on inner face of parapet in southern refuge are adjacent blocks
with incised C.D. and brass-inset Y marking Durham/North Riding boundary.

Listing NGR: NZ0480116388

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