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Railway Viaduct over River Amber to North of Hurt Arms Hotel Sk 348 517

A Grade II Listed Building in Ambergate, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.0619 / 53°3'42"N

Longitude: -1.4814 / 1°28'53"W

OS Eastings: 434850

OS Northings: 351752

OS Grid: SK348517

Mapcode National: GBR 6C9.47X

Mapcode Global: WHDG7.69TJ

Entry Name: Railway Viaduct over River Amber to North of Hurt Arms Hotel Sk 348 517

Listing Date: 25 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109022

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79136

Location: Ripley, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Ripley

Built-Up Area: Ambergate

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Ambergate St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

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2/93 Railway viaduct over
River Amber to north of
Hurt Arms Hotel SK 348 517


Railway viaduct. 1849 by engineer James Allport. Rock faced ashlar with tooled
ashlar dressings. Five tall segmental arches with radiating voussoirs on wide,
wall-like piers with plain impost bands and spurred bases. Moulded cornice over
and blocking course. Part of the Manchester, Buxton, Matlock and Midland line,
opened in 1849. Source: Robin Leleax 'A Regional History of the Railways of Great
Britain', Vol 9 The East Midlands, Pg 181-6.

Listing NGR: SK3485051752

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