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Railway Viaduct for the Former Wareham to Swanage Railway, Corfe Castle

Description: Railway Viaduct for the Former Wareham to Swanage Railway

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 109286

OS Grid Reference: SY9602982440
OS Grid Coordinates: 396029, 82440
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6416, -2.0575

Location: B3351, Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5JG

Locality: Corfe Castle
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 5JG

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Listing Text

SY 95 82
7/134 Railway viaduct for the
former Wareham to Swanage
- II
Railway viaduct. Dated 1885 on cartouche. Rock-faced squared rubble structure,
with 4 round arches on square piers. Shallow buttresses to each pier. At each
end, these buttresses extended upwards to just below parapet level. Simple shaped
ashlar coping to parapet. Cartouche, with date, in C18 style fixed to central pier.
Included for local historic interest and landscape value.

Listing NGR: SY9603182436

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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