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Clifton Railway Viaduct (The Thirteen Arches) That Part in Swinton and Pendlebury, Clifton

Description: Clifton Railway Viaduct (The Thirteen Arches) That Part in Swinton and Pendlebury

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 211962

OS Grid Reference: SD7924103417
OS Grid Coordinates: 379241, 403417
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5270, -2.3146

Location: Salford M27 8LR

Locality: Clifton
County: Salford
Country: England
Postcode: M27 8LR

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Listing Text

SD 70 SE
2/8 Clifton Railway
Arches)that part
in Swinton and

Railway viaduct over River Irwell. 1848. For the Lancashire
and Yorkshire Railway. Rock-faced stone. Engineer probably J Hawkshaw.
Total of 18 arches. Curved on plan. Battered square piers support segmental
arches which spring from impost bands. The arch over the
river is considerably wider and is flanked by flat piers
which rise to parapet level. The coped parapet sits above a
continuous band. Square terminating piers.

Listing NGR: SD7924103417

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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