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Broadbottom Arches Railway Viaduct, Broadbottom

Description: Broadbottom Arches Railway Viaduct

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212504

OS Grid Reference: SJ9941693768
OS Grid Coordinates: 399416, 393768
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4407, -2.0102

Location: Mottram Road, Tameside SK14 6AX

Locality: Broadbottom
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: SK14 6AX

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Listing Text

SJ 99 SE
7/46 Broadbottom
Arches Railway


Railway viaduct. 1842. Engineer C.B.Vignoles, Sheffield,
Ashton-artier-Lyne & Manchester Railway.
Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings.
Total of 19 arches one of which is skew (No. 3). The semi-
circular brick arches are supported on square piers with
ashlar springing bands. The skew arch is in rock-faced
stone and has rusticated voussoirs and square flanking
projections. Arches 7 to 11 are widened to the south in
engineering brick. The parapet wall has an ashlar band and

Listing NGR: SJ9941693768

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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