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Railway Viaduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Hyndburn, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7507 / 53°45'2"N

Longitude: -2.3935 / 2°23'36"W

OS Eastings: 374150

OS Northings: 428333

OS Grid: SD741283

Mapcode National: GBR CTQ2.M6

Mapcode Global: WH96X.6ZHH

Entry Name: Railway Viaduct

Listing Date: 9 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183887

Location: Hyndburn, Lancashire, BB5

County: Lancashire

District: Hyndburn

Town: Hyndburn

District Council Ward: St Andrew's

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Oswaldtwistle

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

OSWALDTWISTLE COACH ROAD
SD 72 NW
4/34 Railway Viaduct
-
- II

Viaduct built to carry East Lancashire Railway across Tinker Brook,
c.1847 (Engineers J.S. Perring and J.A. Donaldson). Rock faced stone
piers and seven 40 ft. span brick arches, 50 ft. high, topped by a stone
band and solid parapet. Continuing at the west end is an ashlar bridge
which has a low segmental arch with rusticated voussoirs, radiating
masonry in the spandrels, balustrades, and piers at both ends with coved
alcoves in the faces and panelled entablatures with rounded coping stones.
This bridges a lane which was formerly the drive to Foxhill Bank House.


Listing NGR: SD7415028333

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