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Old Tyne Bridge

A Grade I Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9681 / 54°58'5"N

Longitude: -1.6085 / 1°36'30"W

OS Eastings: 425164

OS Northings: 563790

OS Grid: NZ251637

Mapcode National: GBR SQ0.0K

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.8D97

Entry Name: Old Tyne Bridge

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323141

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304843

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: St Nicholas Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(south side)
24/503 Old Tyne Bridge
Part of bridge. Medieval and later. Sandstone. 2 land arches, part of one visible,
the remainder obscured by later building; reached from cellar of Watergate Buildings.
The eastern part has 5 wide ribs; the west:ern part, a triple-chamfered arch, has 4
closely-spaced ribs. A scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: NZ2516463790

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

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