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Accommodation Bridge 10 Metres West of Brusselton Lane, Shildon

Description: Accommodation Bridge 10 Metres West of Brusselton Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 November 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 112206

OS Grid Reference: NZ2115525599
OS Grid Coordinates: 421155, 525599
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6251, -1.6738

Location: Brusselton Lane, Shildon, Durham DL4 1QD

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

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Listing Text

(East side)

4/10001 Accommodation Bridge 10
metres west ofBmnelton


Railway accomodation bridge. 1825. Built for the Stockton to Darlington Railway Company.
Dressed stone. A single span, round arched bridge topped by a plain stone parapet with stone
coping and square stone piers. Eitherside are sloping embankment walls with stone coping, which
terminate in small square piers. To the west stone steps carry a footpath over the incline.
This bridge is one of very few of the original bridges on this, the first ever railway line, to
survive unaltered.
The building is also an Ancient Monument, County Number 93.

Listing NGR: NZ2115525599

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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