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Barnard Castle Bridge, over the River Tees, Barnard Castle

Description: Barnard Castle Bridge, over the River Tees

Grade: I
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111755

OS Grid Reference: NZ0479616387
OS Grid Coordinates: 404796, 516387
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5427, -1.9274

Location: A67, Startforth, Durham DL12 9BA

Locality: Barnard Castle
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9BA

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Listing Text


11/164 Barnard Castle
12.1.67 Bridge, over the
River Tees


Road bridge, 1569 repaired 1771. Squared stone. Two segmental-pointed
triple-stepped arches, the eastern slightly taller, each on 5 square ribs;
triangular cutwaters between carried up as pedestrian refuges; later squinch
arches carrying C20 widening of appoach road to south-east and north-west.
C18 parapets with slightly-arched coping, stepped out from wall faces above
the arches; on inner face of parapet in southern refuge are adjacent blocks
with incised C.D. and brass-inset Y marking Durham/North Riding boundary.

Listing NGR: NZ0480116388

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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