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Chirdonburn Bridge, Greystead

Description: Chirdonburn Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239676

OS Grid Reference: NY7832285046
OS Grid Coordinates: 378322, 585046
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1593, -2.3418

Location: Greystead, Northumberland NE48 1LA

Locality: Greystead
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 1LA

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Listing Text

NY 78 NE
31/16 Chirdonburn Bridge


Hump-backed bridge. Probably early C19. Random rubble and dressed stone.
Single broad segmental arch with arch band. Parapet has flat coping and
splays out sharply at each end.

Probably the bridge which Sir J.E. Swinburn of Capheaton claimed to have
built, in a letter to John Hodgson in 1833.

Northumberland County History : Vol XV.

Listing NGR: NY7832285046

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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