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Grains O'Th' Beck Bridge, Lunedale

Description: Grains O'Th' Beck Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111283

OS Grid Reference: NY8677620757
OS Grid Coordinates: 386776, 520757
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5818, -2.2061

Location: B6276, Lunedale, Durham DL12 0PB

Locality: Lunedale
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0PB

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Listing Text

NY 82 SE Grains o'th' Beck

8/113 Grains o'th' Beck
12/1/67 Bridge

Road bridge over Long Grain, a tributary of the River Lune. Probably late C18
with later repairs. Rubble with squared-boulder coping stones.

Both faces similar. 2 low segmental arches, with rough voussoirs alternately
flush and projecting, flank a later triangular-plan cutwater with sloping top.
Faces with scattered throughstones and later snecked-stone infill to ends.
Slightly-curved parapet with large coping stones laid alternately upright and
flat producing a slightly embattled effect.

E Jervoise. The Ancient Bridges of the North of England, 1931 p 47.

Listing NGR: NY8677620757

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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