Description: Railway Bridge at Kiveton Bridge Station
Date Listed: 15 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 335871
OS Grid Reference: SK4884382957
OS Grid Coordinates: 448843, 382957
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3413, -1.2679
WALES WALES ROAD,
4/120 Railway bridge at
Kiveton Bridge Station
Railway bridge. c1849. For the Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway,
engineer John Fowler (L. James, p58 ). Coursed, squared, rock-faced limestone;
brick soffit. Single span skew-arched bridge accommodating road over railway.
Segmental arch rises from abutment walls with ashlar band across intrados,
voussoirs aligned with narrow courses in spandrels. Battered buttresses flank
the arch and are linked by a rock-faced band and an ashlar band beneath a deeply-
coursed parapet with copings now surmounted by iron railings. South-west wing
wall parapet missing.
L. James, A Chronology or the Construction of Britain's Railways 1778-1855,1983.
Listing NGR: SK4884382957
Source: English Heritage
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