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Viaduct on Stour Valley Line

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverhampton, City of Wolverhampton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.601 / 52°36'3"N

Longitude: -2.1259 / 2°7'33"W

OS Eastings: 391572

OS Northings: 300362

OS Grid: SJ915003

Mapcode National: GBR 1DD.S0

Mapcode Global: WHBFS.9WYD

Entry Name: Viaduct on Stour Valley Line

Listing Date: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293282

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378577

Location: Wolverhampton, WV10

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Bushbury South and Low Hill

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Central Wolverhampton

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


WOLVERHAMPTON

SJ90SW STAFFORD ROAD
895-1/2/322 (East side (off))
Viaduct on Stour Valley Line

GV II

Viaduct on Stour Valley Line. 1849-51. By Robert Stephenson
and William Baker, for London and North Western Railway. Blue
brick with ashlar dressings. 22 segmental arches with ashlar
impost bands and platt band over; stone-coped brick parapet;
3rd arch from south is skew arch over the Birmingham Canal
Navigation (q.v.). The line was built to connect Wolverhampton
High Level Station with the L & NWR's main line at Bushbury.
An impressive and early example.
(Collins P: Notes on buildings of interest in Wolverhampton:
1990-).


Listing NGR: SJ9157200362

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

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