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British Rail East Coast Main Line Viaduct over River Aln, Lesbury

Description: British Rail East Coast Main Line Viaduct over River Aln

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236998

OS Grid Reference: NU2290912114
OS Grid Coordinates: 422909, 612114
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4024, -1.6398

Location: A1068, Lesbury, Northumberland NE66 3PL

Locality: Lesbury
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3PL

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Listing Text


7/107 British Rail East
Coast Main Line
Viaduct over
River Aln

Railway viaduct, 1848/9 by Robert Stephenson for the York, Newcastle and
Berwick Railway. Rock-faced stone with rock-faced-and-margined voussoirs,
ashlar dressings and brick soffits. 18 segmental arches. All piers have
chamfered plinths and stepped imposts. 2 rivet piers have bowed cutwaters
with stepped domed tops. Broad end pilasters; moulded top cornice.

Listing NGR: NU2290912114

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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