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Description: Railway Viaduct over the Gilderdale Burn 250m North-East of Gilderdale Bridge
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240254
OS Grid Reference: NY7034048650
OS Grid Coordinates: 370340, 548650
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8318, -2.4632
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NY 74 NW KNARESDALE WITH KIRKHAUGH A689 (East side) off
19/135 Railway viaduct over the
Gilderdale Burn 250m north-
east of Gilderdale Bridge
Railway viaduct, now disused. 1852. Probably by Sir George Barclay-Bruce.
Squared stone with tooled and margined ashlar dressings. Central elliptical
arch flanked by lower semicircular arches; chamfered arch rings with keystones
and impost blocks, intrados of arches with channeled rustication. Flanking
pilasters with rusticated quoins. Projecting half-round band to base of parapet,
which terminates in low rectangular piers with pyramidal caps. For the Alston
branch of the Newcastle-Carlise railway.
Listing NGR: NY7034048650
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Source: English Heritage
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