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Deepdale Aqueduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnard Castle, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5458 / 54°32'44"N

Longitude: -1.9306 / 1°55'50"W

OS Eastings: 404584

OS Northings: 516731

OS Grid: NZ045167

Mapcode National: GBR GHYW.T7

Mapcode Global: WHB4D.9ZWZ

Entry Name: Deepdale Aqueduct

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310593

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111257

Location: Lartington, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barnard Castle

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 01 NW
(North side)
16/90 Deepdale Aqueduct
Aqueduct/footbridge across the River Tees. Dated 1893. Built by Head,
Wrightson and Co., Engineers of Thornaby on Tees. Cast-iron bridge span and
columns, planked walkway and rock-faced stone end sections.

45-metre long, jointed span, with cross-braced sides, carried on 2 sets of squat
paired columns with moulded bases and dentilled capitals. Double walkway to
either side of encased water pipes. Similar end sections: 2 octagonal-plan
end piers with corbelled, chamfered caps, linked by a short flight of steps to
2 embattled, semi-octagonal towers flanking walkway.

This aqueduct straddles the parishes of Lartington and Barnard Castle and is
included for industrial interest as a large and elaborate example of its type.

Listing NGR: NZ0458416731

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

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