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Ravenshore Viaduct, Rossendale

Description: Ravenshore Viaduct

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 185846

OS Grid Reference: SD7873720606
OS Grid Coordinates: 378737, 420606
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6815, -2.3234

Location: Rawtenstall, Lancashire BB4 4AR

Locality: Rossendale
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB4 4AR

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Listing Text

Ravenshore Viaduct

5/265 II

Viaduct formerly carrying the Stubbins to Accrington branch of the East Lancashire Railway across the River Ogden. 1848. Coursed tooled rubble. 3 skew arches, impost bands to piers; parapet (destroyed in part) with coping and string course. The 'romantic' position of this bridge on a dramatic site led to its being described and illustrated in the Illustrated London News, September, 1848.

Listing NGR: SD7873720606

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Source: English Heritage

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