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Accommodation Arch and Railway Viaduct Between High Level Bridge, Castle Garth and Central Station, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Accommodation Arch and Railway Viaduct Between High Level Bridge, Castle Garth and Central Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 304800

OS Grid Reference: NZ2496963849
OS Grid Coordinates: 424969, 563849
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9686, -1.6115

Location: 17 Queens Lane, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 3NZ

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 3NZ

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Listing Text

NZ 2563 NW
Accommodation arch and
23/470 and 24/470 railway viaduct between
High Level Bridge,
14.6.54 Castle Garth and
Central Station.
Accommodation arch over Queen's Lane, and railway viaduct either side and from
Central Station to Castle Garth. Thomas Harrison engineer, for Newcastle, York
and Berwick Railway; c.1890, William Bell engineer, for North-Eastern Railway.
Sandstone ashlar and brick. Y-plan. Ashlar skew arch over Queen's Lane and
viaduct arches either side have voussoirs; brick-lined viaduct arches; wide
pilasters flank arches. Cornice at rail-bed level and impost string between
arches. Flat-coped parapet, high on north side parallel with Westgate Road,
partly removed. Some arches bricked up and with doors inserted.

Listing NGR: NZ2496963849

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Source: English Heritage

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