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Ledbury Viaduct, Ledbury

Description: Ledbury Viaduct

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 152485

OS Grid Reference: SO7016238779
OS Grid Coordinates: 370162, 238779
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0466, -2.4365

Location: Saxon Way, Ledbury, County of Herefordshire HR8 2PR

Locality: Ledbury
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 2PR

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Listing Text

SO 73 NW

4/58 Ledbury Viaduct


- II

Viaduct. 1859-60, probably designed by Stephen Ballard; the contractors
were Ballard and Thomas Brarrey; the bricks were made by Robert Ballard.
Built for the Worcester and Hereford Railway Co, later part of the Great
Western Co. Red brick. 30 round-headed arches on slender piers.
Continuous hood-moulds of dark brick over. Projecting cornice and plain
parapet surmounted by C20 railings and broken by C20 refuges. The bricks
were made on site from the clay dug out for the foundations.

Listing NGR: SO7016238779

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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