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New Bridge (Telford Bridge), Morpeth

Description: New Bridge (Telford Bridge)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 August 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 238689

OS Grid Reference: NZ2007585855
OS Grid Coordinates: 420075, 585855
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1666, -1.6864

Location: A192, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1PJ

Locality: Morpeth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 1PJ

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Listing Text

NZ 2085

25/204 New Bridge
11.8.50 (Telford Bridge)


Bridge. 1829-31. By Thomas Telford. Ashlar. Three broad segmental arches
with rusticated voussoirs and broad splays at the springing which die away to
nothing at the crown. Triangular cutwaters topped by tapering panelled pilasters.
Moulded base to parapet and moulded coping. 4 cast-iron lamp standards, with
decorative scrolled ironwork, above the pilasters.

Listing NGR: NZ2007685851

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Source: English Heritage

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