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

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9686 / 54°58'7"N

Longitude: -1.6115 / 1°36'41"W

OS Eastings: 424969

OS Northings: 563849

OS Grid: NZ249638

Mapcode National: GBR SPK.SY

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.6CWT

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

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024800

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304800

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Local Authority Ward: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: St Nicholas Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 2463 NE and NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE QUEENS LANE
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.
G.V. II
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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