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Aqueduct Across Railway, Shildon

Description: Aqueduct Across Railway

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 112188

OS Grid Reference: NZ2333126026
OS Grid Coordinates: 423331, 526026
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6288, -1.6401

Location: 20 Chestnut Close, Shildon, Durham DL4 1LX

Locality: Shildon
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL4 1LX

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Listing Text

(South side, off)

4/72 Aqueduct across railway


Aqueduct. 1842 by Robert Wilson for the Stockton and Darlington Railway Company.
Ashlar sandstone. 3 segmental arches, with flush voussoirs, on low battered
piers with emphasised impost blocks. Solid end sections. Parapet, defined by
chamfered band and segmental coping, breaks forward above piers. Stream flows
across open channel and disappears, at south-west end, into a semicircular-arched
culvert with projecting keystone.

(Shildon S.&.D.R. Jubilee Committee, Shildon Urban Rail Trails, 1975)

Listing NGR: NZ2333126026

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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