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Latitude: 54.6702 / 54°40'12"N
Longitude: -1.6507 / 1°39'2"W
OS Eastings: 422625
OS Northings: 530626
OS Grid: NZ226306
Mapcode National: GBR JGXF.FN
Mapcode Global: WHC52.MW54
Entry Name: Railway Accommodation Bridge at Nz 226 306
Listing Date: 23 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196456
English Heritage Legacy ID: 385632
Location: County Durham, DL14
County: County Durham
Electoral Ward/Division: Coundon
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Bishop Auckland
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ23SW A 688
634-1/2/18 (West side (off))
Railway accommodation bridge at NZ
Accommodation bridge. c1885. For Spennymoor Branch of North
Eastern Railway Co. Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings.
High horseshoe shaped arch, with stepped voussoirs on impost
string, allows farm track to pass under railway line. Large
snecked masonry walls with ashlar rail-bed string. Parapets
flanking former railway line are large coursed squared stone,
with sloping tooled ashlar coping continuing over rectangular
section end piers. Retaining walls of railway embankment flank
approaches and have coping similar to rail parapets, curving
down to square piers.
(Tomlinson W W: North Eastern Railway 3rd edition: Newton
Abbott: 1987-: 691).
Listing NGR: NZ2262530625
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