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Railway Bridge Approximately 525 Metres South East of Walton Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorp Arch, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.92 / 53°55'11"N

Longitude: -1.3418 / 1°20'30"W

OS Eastings: 443327

OS Northings: 447292

OS Grid: SE433472

Mapcode National: GBR MR23.9K

Mapcode Global: WHDB1.CQ9R

Entry Name: Railway Bridge Approximately 525 Metres South East of Walton Gates

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320364

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342053

Location: Thorp Arch, Leeds, LS23

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Thorp Arch

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Thorp-Arch All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

LS23 (east side, off)

2/130 Railway bridge approx.
525 metres south-east
of Walton Gates


Railway bridge. 1847. For the York and North Midland Railway Company.
Rock-faced gritstone, brick soffits. Treble-span, skew-arched bridge
accommodating field track over disused railway cutting. Segmental arches
having voussoirs aligned with courses spring from piers with impost bands.
End piers, set forward, are linked by a nosed ashlar band beneath more deeply
coursed parapet with weathered ashlar copings. Unaltered and original to the
Church Fenton-Spofforth line opened on 10th August 1847 and linked to
Harrogate the following year.
R. Unwin,Wetherby, 1986, p.101.

Listing NGR: SE4332747292

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