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Stockton and Darlington Railway Marker About 530 Metres South of Weatherhill Engine

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7715 / 54°46'17"N

Longitude: -2.0066 / 2°0'23"W

OS Eastings: 399675

OS Northings: 541840

OS Grid: NY996418

Mapcode National: GBR GFF8.CB

Mapcode Global: WHB3D.4BRG

Entry Name: Stockton and Darlington Railway Marker About 530 Metres South of Weatherhill Engine

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278792

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404903

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 B6278 (East side,off)
NY 94 SE NZ 996418
11/138 Stockton and
Darlington Railway
marker about 530
metres south of
Weatherhill Engine

Railway marker stone; c.1845. Sandstone slab about one metre high with round
top, pecked sides and S&D/R inscribed in Roman capitals on east face. Marks
west edge of railway incline first-engineered by T.E. Harrison and R. Stephenson
for the Stanhope and Tyne Railroad Company in 1832.

Listing NGR: NY9967541840

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

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