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Railway Marker About 660 Metres South of Weatherhill Engine

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7698 / 54°46'11"N

Longitude: -2.007 / 2°0'25"W

OS Eastings: 399648

OS Northings: 541647

OS Grid: NY996416

Mapcode National: GBR GFF8.9Y

Mapcode Global: WHB3D.4CKS

Entry Name: Railway Marker About 660 Metres South of Weatherhill Engine

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278794

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404907

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 996416
11/140 Railway marker
about 660 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 west face. Marks
east edge of railway incline first engineered by T.E. Harrison and R. Stephenson
for the Stanhope and Tyne Railroad Company in 1832.

Listing NGR: NY9964841647

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

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