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Skell Railway Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Ripon, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1333 / 54°8'0"N

Longitude: -1.5124 / 1°30'44"W

OS Eastings: 431957

OS Northings: 470941

OS Grid: SE319709

Mapcode National: GBR KNWN.C2

Mapcode Global: WHC7V.RC0N

Entry Name: Skell Railway Bridge

Listing Date: 12 October 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330057

Location: Ripon, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG4

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Ripon

Built-Up Area: Ripon

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ripon Cathedral Parish with Littlethorpe

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

12.10.77 Skell Railway Bridge


1845-8. Rockfaced sandstone. Ashlar dressings. Three segmental arches with
rusticated voussoirs. Buttresses. Band. Coped parapet.

History. The Act of Parliament for the Leeds and Thirsk Railway (from 1851 the Leeds
Northern Railway, then from 1854 the North Eastern Railway, finally the London and
North Eastern Railway) was passed on 21 July 1845. Cutting began on 20 October 1845.
The section between Ripon and Thirsk opened on 5 January 1848. This section (between
Weeden and Ripon) opened on 13 September 1848.

Listing NGR: SE3195770941

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

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