History in Structure

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

East Largin Viaduct

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Pinnock, Cornwall

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4527 / 50°27'9"N

Longitude: -4.5765 / 4°34'35"W

OS Eastings: 217190

OS Northings: 64600

OS Grid: SX171646

Mapcode National: GBR N9.NS9G

Mapcode Global: FRA 179V.NVQ

Entry Name: East Largin Viaduct

Listing Date: 30 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140362

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60522

Location: St. Pinnock, Cornwall, PL14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Pinnock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Pinnock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Find accommodation in
Braddock

Listing Text

SX 16 SE BRADOC

4/21 East Largin Viaduct
-

GV II

Railway viaduct, 1855-56 by I K Brunel. Altered 1886. 8 piers of rusticated snecked
slate from Westwood Quarry each consisting of buttresses with weatherings to form 4
stages. The top stage added in larger masonry spanned by lattice girders in 1886 in
lieu of Brunel's 4 raking timber tressels. Iron guard rails. Slightly curved in
plan.
1 of a series of viaducts in quick succession on Brunel's Plymouth to Truro
Cornwall Railway broad gauge line. Line opened in 1859. Not inspected from below.
References: R J Woodfin, The Cornwall Railway 1972.
L G Booth Works of I K Brunel ed Sir Alfred Pugsley 1976 and C U P 1980.


Listing NGR: SX1719064600

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

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.