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Simonburn Bridge, Simonburn

Description: Simonburn Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240835

OS Grid Reference: NY8727473586
OS Grid Coordinates: 387274, 573586
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0566, -2.2007

Location: Castle Lane, Simonburn, Northumberland NE48 3AS

Locality: Simonburn
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 3AS

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Listing Text

NY 8773
19/151 Simonburn Bridge

Single-track road bridge across the Crook Burn. Mid C18 with C19 alterations.
C18 ashlar and C19 snecked stone sections. Both faces identical. Tall, narrow
round arch with set-back voussoirs. In C19 road level above arch was raised
in order to lessen incline of south approach. As a result original parapet
with chamfered coping was rebuilt above an inserted section of snecked-stone
walling. Parapet has rebuilt splayed ends. Rectangular-plan pier with low
pyramidal cap at north-west end of parapet.

Listing NGR: NY8727473586

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Source: English Heritage

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