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Railway Viaduct (That Part in Skelton and Brotton)

A Grade II Listed Building in Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Redcar and Cleveland

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Latitude: 54.5721 / 54°34'19"N

Longitude: -0.9789 / 0°58'43"W

OS Eastings: 466112

OS Northings: 520130

OS Grid: NZ661201

Mapcode National: GBR PHLK.WT

Mapcode Global: WHF87.YB1T

Plus Code: 9C6XH2CC+RF

Entry Name: Railway Viaduct (That Part in Skelton and Brotton)

Listing Date: 25 May 1999

Last Amended: 26 May 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475228

Location: Skelton and Brotton, Redcar and Cleveland, TS12

County: Redcar and Cleveland

Civil Parish: Skelton and Brotton

Built-Up Area: Saltburn-by-the-Sea

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Saltburn Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: York

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1634/1/10001 Railway Viaduct (that part in Skelton & Brotton)


Railway viaduct. 1865-72, probably designed by Harrison, the company engineer. Built for the North Eastern Company. Red brick with ashlar dressing.
11 very tall segmental arches, with battered brick piers. The tallest central piers all have rock-faced ashlar bases, the tallest 2 piers which rise from the river bed have dorned cutwaters on either side. Roll moulded ashlar parapet on either side of the railway line.
HISTORY: the authorisation for this line was granted in 1865, and the line was opened 1 June 1872. It was built to serve the Skinningrove limestone mines.
See also Saltburn Marske and New Marske CP.

Listing NGR: NZ6611220130

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