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Outwood Viaduct, Radcliffe

Description: Outwood Viaduct

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 210758

OS Grid Reference: SD7812906725
OS Grid Coordinates: 378129, 406725
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5567, -2.3316

Location: 6, Radcliffe M26 3SF

Locality: Radcliffe
County: Bury
Country: England
Postcode: M26 3SF

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Listing Text

SD 70 NE Outwood Viaduct


- II

Former railway bridge over River Ipwell. 1881. Built for Lancashire and Yorkshire
Railway by Andrew Handyside and Co of Derby. 5 cast iron arches on tall brick pil-
lars, capped with stone. Brick abutments. Stone bases and cutwaters to 2 pillars
in river bed. 6 ribs of arches are spaced to carry the rails directly. Wooden
decking. An unusually late example of cast iron railway bridge.

Listing NGR: SD7812906725

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Source: English Heritage

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