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Bridge over River Gaunless

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop Auckland, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6643 / 54°39'51"N

Longitude: -1.6708 / 1°40'14"W

OS Eastings: 421334

OS Northings: 529959

OS Grid: NZ213299

Mapcode National: GBR JGSH.2S

Mapcode Global: WHC58.91N3

Entry Name: Bridge over River Gaunless

Listing Date: 23 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196599

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385675

Location: Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bishop Auckland

Built-Up Area: Bishop Auckland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Bishop Auckland

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


634-1/12/31 Bridge over River Gaunless


Road bridge. Early C19. Coursed stone with ashlar dressings.
Wide segmental arch recessed under string, with wall at
north-east corbelled out to take road. Chamfered stone coping
to parapet walls, that at north-west curving to join circular
pier, at south-west ending in stone steps down to riverside
path. At east end parapets join renewed masonry. Wrought-iron
lamp standard with spiral post fixed to parapet at north-east.
Small boundary stone on footpath at centre of south side
inscribed BABH (Bishop Auckland Board of Health) probably

Listing NGR: NZ2133429959

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

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