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Railway Bridge Approximately 940 Metres South East of Walton Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorp Arch, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9168 / 53°55'0"N

Longitude: -1.338 / 1°20'16"W

OS Eastings: 443580

OS Northings: 446939

OS Grid: SE435469

Mapcode National: GBR MR34.4P

Mapcode Global: WHDB1.FT36

Entry Name: Railway Bridge Approximately 940 Metres South East of Walton Gates

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135035

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342054

Location: Thorp Arch, Leeds, LS23

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Thorp Arch

Built-Up Area: Thorp Arch

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Thorp-Arch All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


SE44NW THORP ARCH WOOD LANE
LS23 (east side, off)

2/131 Railway bridge approx.
940 metres south-east
of Walton Gates

II

Railway bridge. 1847. For the York and North Midland Railway Company.
Rock-faced gritstone, brick soffits. Treble-span, skew-arched bridge
accommodating field track over disused railway cutting. Segmental arches
having voussoirs aligned with courses spring from piers with impost bands.
End piers, set forward, are linked by a nosed ashlar band beneath parapet
with weathered ashlar copings. Unaltered and original to the Church Fenton-
Spofforth line opened on 10th August 1847 and linked to Harrogate the
following year.
R. Unwin, Wetherby, 1986, p101.


Listing NGR: SE4358046939

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