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Eggleston Bridge, Eggleston

Description: Eggleston Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 111832

OS Grid Reference: NY9966723228
OS Grid Coordinates: 399667, 523228
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6042, -2.0067

Location: B6281, Romaldkirk, Durham DL12 9EQ

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

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Listing Text

25/30 Eggleston Bridge
Bridge. Largely C17, probably incorporating C15 bridge. Part coursed squared
sandstone, part sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings. 2 high segmental
arches with 2 rows of voussoirs; fragments of 2 courses of squared blocks in
north-west abutment suggest earlier hump-backed profile at north end. Central
pointed cutwaters of similar larger blocks. Band at road-bed level below
coursed stone parapets with chamfered block coping, from which iron clamps have
been removed.

Partly in Ronaldkirk civil parish.

Source : E. Jervoise The Ancient Bridges of The North of England 1973

Listing NGR: NY9966723228

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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