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Latitude: 54.8089 / 54°48'31"N
Longitude: -1.9097 / 1°54'34"W
OS Eastings: 405904
OS Northings: 546002
OS Grid: NZ059460
Mapcode National: GBR HD3T.CY
Mapcode Global: WHB37.MDV9
Entry Name: Culvert Arch over Waskerley Sike
Listing Date: 21 January 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1260913
English Heritage Legacy ID: 439177
Location: Muggleswick, County Durham, DH8
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Muggleswick
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Edmundbyers and Muggleswick
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 04 NE MUGGLESWICK NANNY MAYER'S INCLINE
11/127 Culvert arch over
Culvert arch. Circa 1833 for Stanhope and Tyne Railroad Company, engineer T.E.
Harrison and consultant engineer R. Stephenson. Sandstone arch, about 1½ metres
high, with voussoirs. Nanny Mayer's Incline, called after the landlady of a
nearby inn whose farm was crossed by the incline, was three-quarters of a mile
long and had a gradient of one in fourteen; it was self-acting.
Source: W.W. Tomlinson, History of the North Eastern Railway, 1914, 2nd ed.
K. Hoole, Newton Abbott 1967.
Listing NGR: NZ0590446002
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