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British Rail East Coast Main Line. Railway Viaduct over River Wansbeck

A Grade II Listed Building in Pegswood, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1721 / 55°10'19"N

Longitude: -1.664 / 1°39'50"W

OS Eastings: 421498

OS Northings: 586476

OS Grid: NZ214864

Mapcode National: GBR J8TM.JR

Mapcode Global: WHC2R.D8V9

Entry Name: British Rail East Coast Main Line. Railway Viaduct over River Wansbeck

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042656

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238960

Location: Pegswood, Northumberland, NE61

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Pegswood

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Morpeth

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

PEGSWOOD BRITISH RAIL EAST COAST
NZ 28 NW
MAIN LINE
2/45 Railway viaduct over
River Wansbeck
II
Railway viaduct. 1847 for the York, Newcastle and Berwick railway. Engineers
Robert Stephenson and T E Harrison. Rock-faced stone with tooled ashlar dressings.
9 segmental arches. Tall tapering piers, those to river with rounded cutwaters.
Moulded impost band, rusticated voussoirs.

The southern part of this viaduct is in Morpeth MB


Listing NGR: NZ2149886476

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