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Rutherford Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowes, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5049 / 54°30'17"N

Longitude: -1.9477 / 1°56'51"W

OS Eastings: 403484

OS Northings: 512173

OS Grid: NZ034121

Mapcode National: GBR GJVB.4X

Mapcode Global: WHB4S.11SB

Entry Name: Rutherford Bridge

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121822

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111360

Location: Bowes, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bowes

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barningham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

NZ 01 SW
20/188 Rutherford Bridge
- II
Road bridge across the River Greta. 1773; parapet rebuilt and end walls added in
C19. Sandstone ashlar; dressed sandstone C19 sections. Single-track, slightly
hump-backed bridge with end walls and end piers.

Identical faces. 25-metres span semi-circular arch with flush voissoirs. Flanking
flat-faced piers; north-east pier with battered abutment. Flat coped raking parapet.
with tooled and margined masonry. North end walls with cylindrical end piers.
Splayed wouth end walls: c.lO-metre long east wall with similar pier at mid point;
shorter west wall with similar end pier.

This bridge straddles the parishes of Bowes and Scargill.

Listing NGR: NZ0348412173

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