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Latitude: 54.839 / 54°50'20"N
Longitude: -1.8474 / 1°50'50"W
OS Eastings: 409898
OS Northings: 549364
OS Grid: NZ098493
Mapcode National: GBR HDJH.V4
Mapcode Global: WHC46.LMHQ
Plus Code: 9C6WR5Q3+J2
Entry Name: Accommodation Arch Under Former Railway for Road to Knitsley
Listing Date: 1 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1299438
English Heritage Legacy ID: 350552
Location: Healeyfield, County Durham, DH8
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Healeyfield
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Consett
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 04 NE
(East side, off)
under former railway
for road to Knitsley
Accommodation arch. Probably 1832-4 by T.E. Harrison, consultant engineer R.
Stephenson, for Stanhope and Tyne Railroad Company. Irregular courses of
squared sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings. Tall round arch with voussoirs
under parapet with block coping; flanking retaining walls on each side have
plain flat coping and end in low rectangular piers.
The embankment formerly led from the Hownes Gill incline, replaced in 1858 by
the viaduct (q.v.).
Listing NGR: NZ0989849364