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Weetwood Bridge, Chatton

Description: Weetwood Bridge

Grade: I
Date Listed: 21 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 237502

OS Grid Reference: NU0185529466
OS Grid Coordinates: 401855, 629466
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5589, -1.9721

Location: B6348, Chatton, Northumberland NE71 6EX

Locality: Chatton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE71 6EX

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

Listing Text


4/35 Weetwood Bridge

Bridge. C16, altered mid C18. Ashlar. Single, high, wide elegant arch, forming
hump-back bridge is flanked by pilaster strips each bearing a niche with a round
inset panel above. North end of bridge has square projections with blocked round-
headed arches; and round end piers with big conical finials. Flat coping stones
on parapet. The approach walls have a drip stone at the base of the parapet
supported on small corbels. The roadway is narrow over the bridge itself but the
parapet splays out either side to allow vehicles to pass.

Northumberland County History Vol XIV.
Jervoise - Ancient Bridges of Northern England.

Listing NGR: NU0185529466

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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