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Railway Arch, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Railway Arch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 304522

OS Grid Reference: NZ2509863947
OS Grid Coordinates: 425098, 563947
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9695, -1.6095

Location: 39 Side, Byker, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 1PG

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 1PG

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Listing Text


24/211 Railway arch


Railway arch. 1849 for York, Newcastle and Berwick Railway Company; northern
half added c.1894 for North East Railway Company. Sandstone ashlar. Round
southern arch has rusticated voussoirs, flat pilasters, vermiculate band beneath
projecting band at rail bed level, and flat-coped parapet. Northern arch wider
with voussoirs; cornice at rail bed level; parapet band.

Listing NGR: NZ2509863947

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Source: English Heritage

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