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Blueback Bridge over River West Allen, Allendale

Description: Blueback Bridge over River West Allen

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240315

OS Grid Reference: NY7821857045
OS Grid Coordinates: 378218, 557045
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9076, -2.3412

Location: Common Bank, Plenmeller with Whitfield, Northumberland NE47 8LR

Locality: Allendale
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 8LR

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Listing Text


8/198 Blueback Bridge over
River West Allen


Bridge, probably C18 widened mid-c19. South face coursed rubble with squared
stone parapet, north face rock-faced with tooled and margined stone parapet.
South face elliptical arch with arch ring and chamfered band below the parapet,
which splays out at the ends. North face segmental arch springing from impost
blocks; keystone carried up as pilaster, broader flanking pilasters. Moulded
string below parapet with sloped coping; pyramidal caps to pilasters.

Listing NGR: NY7821857045

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Source: English Heritage

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