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Stanhope Bridge over River Wear

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7467 / 54°44'48"N

Longitude: -2.0245 / 2°1'28"W

OS Eastings: 398519

OS Northings: 539084

OS Grid: NY985390

Mapcode National: GBR GF9K.H6

Mapcode Global: WHB3C.WY3G

Entry Name: Stanhope Bridge over River Wear

Listing Date: 31 January 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277203

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407548

Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Stanhope and Rookhope

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

STANHOPE STANHOPE
NY 93 NE
20/272 Stanhope Bridge
31.1.67 over river Wear
II*
Bridge. Medieval and early C19 with C20 restoration. Sandstone rubble with
ashlar dressings; millstone grit parapet restored in sandstone. High segmental
arch, the earlier western half chamfered and with 3 chamfered ribs, under
parapet on road-bed-level band which is higher at centre of bridge. Parapet
ends in short return with continuous tooled chamfered coping.
Scheduled Ancient Monument.


Listing NGR: NY9851939084

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