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Warkworth Bridge, Warkworth

Description: Warkworth Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 237137

OS Grid Reference: NU2483406248
OS Grid Coordinates: 424834, 606248
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3496, -1.6099

Locality: Warkworth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 0XB

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Listing Text

(West side)

21/246 Warkworth Bridge


Bridge. Late C14; parapets probably rebuilt in C18. Squared stone with cut
dressings. Two double-chamfered segmental arches, each of 18 metres span,
with impost band and 4 chamfered soffit ribs. Central sharply-angled cutwater
has triple-chamfered plinth and is carried up as a pedestrian refuge, flanked
by projecting stone drain spouts. Splayed wing walls. Parapet has chamfered
coping. Scheduled Ancient Monument Northumberland 18.

Historical note: John Cook of Newcastle, d.1378/9, left 20 marks towards the
building of Warkworth Bridge.

Listing NGR: NU2483406247

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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