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Lune Railway Viaduct, Mickleton

Description: Lune Railway Viaduct

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111293

OS Grid Reference: NY9588224044
OS Grid Coordinates: 395882, 524044
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6115, -2.0653

Location: B6277, Lunedale, Durham DL12 0NS

Locality: Mickleton
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0NS

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Listing Text

LUNEDALE B6277, Laithkirk
NY 92 SE
(West side)
12/1/67 Lune Railway Viaduct
(Formerly listed as
GV Lune Viaduct)
Disused railway viaduct over the River Lune. 1868 for the Tees Valley Railway
Company. Snecked, rock-faced stone with grey-brick arches.

4 battered piers and end sections support 5 near-semicircular arches in 7 rows
of header bond. Solid coped parapet, defined by band at track level, has end
piers with pyramidal caps. Raking flat-coped retaining walls at right-angles
to north end.

This viaduct straddles the parishes of Lunedale and Mickleton.

Listing NGR: NY9588224044

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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