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Wharfedale Viaduct, Castley

Description: Wharfedale Viaduct

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 330469

OS Grid Reference: SE2634645587
OS Grid Coordinates: 426346, 445587
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9058, -1.6005

Location: Castley, North Yorkshire LS21 1NZ

Locality: Castley
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: LS21 1NZ

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Listing Text

SE 24 NE CASTLEY Wharfedale Viaduct


- II

Viaduct. Completed 1849. Engineer, Thomas Grainger.
21 round arches, with roll moulding at springer level and voussoirs.
Parapet has roll moulding and stepped end-blocks at the point where it meets
the embankment. This viaduct over the river Wharfe was the work of the
Leeds and Thirsk Railway Company, which became the Leeds Northern Railway in
1851. B Jennings (ed), A History of Harrogate and Knaresborough,
Huddersfield, 1970.

Listing NGR: SE2634645587

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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