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Southern Entrance of Railway Tunnel Beneath Todmorden Road, Littleborough

Description: Southern Entrance of Railway Tunnel Beneath Todmorden Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 213345

OS Grid Reference: SD9461218081
OS Grid Coordinates: 394612, 418081
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6592, -2.0830

Location: Todmorden Road, Calderbrook, Rochdale OL15 9QJ

Locality: Littleborough
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: OL15 9QJ

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Listing Text

1/13 Southern entrance
of railway tunnel
beneath Todmorden
- Road

Tunnel entrance. 1839 on datestone. Engineer G Stephenson. For the
Manchester Leeds Railway Co. Rock-faced stone and ashlar. Segmental
keystone arch flanked by battered piers which rise above the level of
the coped parapet (retaining) wall which in turn sits on a continuous
band. A centrally-placed datestone sits above the parapet and is on
the only place on the entire line which bears the emblem of the Railway

Listing NGR: SD9461218081

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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