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Charlton Viaduct, Shepton Mallet

Description: Charlton Viaduct

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 266573

OS Grid Reference: ST6279843548
OS Grid Coordinates: 362798, 143548
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1899, -2.5337

Location: 35 Victoria Grove, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 5NF

Locality: Shepton Mallet
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 5NF

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Listing Text


7/59 Charlton Viaduct



Railway viaduct, disused. Opened 1874 for Somerset and Dorset Joint Railway; Shepton Mallet to Bath extension, doubled
in width 1894. Consists of 27 segmental arches carrying elevated trackbed. Quarry faced masonry, brick linings to arch
heads. Flat buttresses of slight projection between arches Nos. 9 and 10, and 18 and 19, from Worth end. Further
viaduct over Bath Road also survives (qv).

Listing NGR: ST6279843548

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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