History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Winston Bridge, over the River Tees

A Grade II* Listed Building in Barforth, County Durham

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.5415 / 54°32'29"N

Longitude: -1.7811 / 1°46'52"W

OS Eastings: 414258

OS Northings: 516270

OS Grid: NZ142162

Mapcode National: GBR JH0X.5S

Mapcode Global: WHC5S.M31R

Entry Name: Winston Bridge, over the River Tees

Listing Date: 19 January 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121747

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111590

Location: Barforth, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barforth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Forcett with Aldborough and Melsonby

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


3/1 Winston Bridge,
over the River Tees


Road bridge, 1762-3 by Sir Thomas Robinson. Squared sandstone with ashlar
voussoirs. Slightly-recessed round arch spans 34 metres, and is now
stabilised by 8 iron tie rods and plates. Raking buttressed faces to
abutments. Parapet has slightly-projecting coping on square brackets and is
cambered over the arch, breaking forward on either side to form pedestrian
refuges. Wing walls terminate in low square piers with pyramidal caps. West
end of bridge is slightly canted on plan.

Partly in Winston parish.

Listing NGR: NZ1425816270

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.