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Eggleston Bridge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Eggleston, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6042 / 54°36'15"N

Longitude: -2.0065 / 2°0'23"W

OS Eastings: 399674

OS Northings: 523228

OS Grid: NY996232

Mapcode National: GBR GHF6.D9

Mapcode Global: WHB45.4JRP

Entry Name: Eggleston Bridge

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338580

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111318

Location: Eggleston, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Eggleston

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Eggleston

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NY 92 SE
10/146 Eggleston Bridge
Single-track road bridge across the River Tees. Probably C15, rebuilt in mid
C17; end sections of parapets partly rebuilt 1983-4. Dressed sandstone.

2 wide round arches with flush voussoirs: north side of west arch slightly
pointed; east arch of greater span. Central massive pier with triangular-plan
cutwaters on both faces rising to form pedestrian refuges. Flat parapet,
defined by band at road level and chamfered coping stones, has raked-down,
splayed ends.

(E. Jervoise, The Ancient Bridges of the North of England, 1973).

Listing NGR: NY9967423228

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