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Accomodation Bridge 60 Metres South of East Lodge to Blenkinsopp Hall, Haltwhistle

Description: Accomodation Bridge 60 Metres South of East Lodge to Blenkinsopp Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240734

OS Grid Reference: NY6898563664
OS Grid Coordinates: 368985, 563664
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9666, -2.4860

Location: A69, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 0LF

Locality: Haltwhistle
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE49 0LF

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Listing Text

NY 66 SE
(North side)
15/1 Accommodation Bridge,
60 metres south of
East Lodge to
Blenkinsopp Hall

Accommodation bridge. Circa 1838, possibly by Benjamin Green for the Newcastle
and Carlisle Railway Company. Dressed tooled-and-margined sandstone.
Castellated style. Segmental archway with rusticated voussoirs and embattled
parapet above string. Sunk blank panel in higher central merlon of parapet.
Tall, narrow octagonal-plan towers flanking arch have embattled turrets above
string. Flanking quadrant-plan retaining walls have flat coping and are ramped
down to 3-stage, octagonal-plan end piers. Indentical rear elevation. The
east drive to Blenkinsopp Hall passes through the bridge under the railway

Listing NGR: NY6898563664

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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