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Batty Moss Railway Viaduct

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ingleton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2104 / 54°12'37"N

Longitude: -2.3703 / 2°22'13"W

OS Eastings: 375944

OS Northings: 479471

OS Grid: SD759794

Mapcode National: GBR CMWR.MF

Mapcode Global: WH94S.KFHL

Plus Code: 9C6V6J6H+5V

Entry Name: Batty Moss Railway Viaduct

Listing Date: 23 November 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324565

ID on this website: 101132228

Location: Ribblehead, North Yorkshire, LA6

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Ingleton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Chapel-le-Dale St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Tagged with: Railway viaduct Arch bridge Bridge over valley

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 20/03/2014

SD 77 NE

Batty Moss Railway Viaduct


Railway viaduct. 1870-1874, J Crossley, Engineer. Rockfaced stone and brick. 24 segmental arches on battered piers some of which have been cased in concrete and others have iron straps. 104 feet high at highest point. The largest and most impressive of the viaducts of the Settle - Carlisle line of the Midland Railway. Known also as Ribblehead Viaduct.

Note: Ribblehead railway construction camp and prehistoric field system is a Scheduled Ancient Monument (List Entry Number: 1015726). While the viaduct is not included in the scheduling the ground immediately surrounding the foundations of the viaduct where remains of construction activities will survive, is included.

Listing NGR: SD7594479471

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