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Eggleston Bridge, Eggleston

Description: Eggleston Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111318

OS Grid Reference: NY9967423228
OS Grid Coordinates: 399674, 523228
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6042, -2.0065

Location: B6281, Eggleston, Durham DL12 9EQ

Locality: Eggleston
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9EQ

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Listing Text

NY 92 SE
10/146 Eggleston Bridge
Single-track road bridge across the River Tees. Probably C15, rebuilt in mid
C17; end sections of parapets partly rebuilt 1983-4. Dressed sandstone.

2 wide round arches with flush voussoirs: north side of west arch slightly
pointed; east arch of greater span. Central massive pier with triangular-plan
cutwaters on both faces rising to form pedestrian refuges. Flat parapet,
defined by band at road level and chamfered coping stones, has raked-down,
splayed ends.

(E. Jervoise, The Ancient Bridges of the North of England, 1973).

Listing NGR: NY9967423228

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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