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Blackton Bridge over Eggleston Burn, Eggleston

Description: Blackton Bridge over Eggleston Burn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111818

OS Grid Reference: NY9889724938
OS Grid Coordinates: 398897, 524938
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6196, -2.0186

Locality: Eggleston
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0AZ

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Listing Text

19/17 Blackton Bridge
over Eggleston
Bridge. Probably circa 1860, for transport of lead ore to smelt mill on
Eggleston burn for London Lead Company. Large blocks of coursed sandstone with
ashlar dressings; coursed rubble parapets with block coping. 4 high segmental
arches with voussoirs, the easternmost partly blocked, on tapered piers.
Parapet copings have roughly-dressed top, and blocks were formerly held
together by iron clamps, now missing. C20 iron reinforcements tied to corners
of piers.

Listing NGR: NY9889724938

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Source: English Heritage

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