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Paddock Railway Viaduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Huddersfield, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6412 / 53°38'28"N

Longitude: -1.7988 / 1°47'55"W

OS Eastings: 413397

OS Northings: 416099

OS Grid: SE133160

Mapcode National: GBR HVWB.CG

Mapcode Global: WHCB1.BQNX

Entry Name: Paddock Railway Viaduct

Listing Date: 29 September 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134435

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339451

Location: Kirklees, HD1

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Greenhead

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Huddersfield All Saints and St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

Paddock Railway Viaduct,
SE 1316 33/103
SE 1315 38/103
1845-50. The engineer may have been John Hawkshaw, and the contractors Messrs
Miller, 3lackie and Shortridge; as they were employed by the company on Lockwood
Viaduct. Rock-faced stone. Ashlar band and parapet coping. 6 round arches
on very tall piers at north end. 4 box girder trusses on piers with moulded
bases and imposts. 5 round arches (2 blocked) at south end. Flat iron span
over Manchester Road. 70 ft high. The line was opened on 1 July 1850.

Listing NGR: SE1339716099

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