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Latitude: 54.5765 / 54°34'35"N
Longitude: -2.0081 / 2°0'29"W
OS Eastings: 399571
OS Northings: 520146
OS Grid: NY995201
Mapcode National: GBR GHFJ.16
Mapcode Global: WHB4C.470D
Entry Name: Railway Viaduct over River Balder
Listing Date: 17 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121043
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111202
Location: Hunderthwaite, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Hunderthwaite
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
COTHERSTONE BRISCOE LANE
NY 92 SE
(North side, off)
10/40 Railway Viaduct
over River Balder
Disused railway viaduct over the River Balder. 1868 for the Tees Valley
Railway Company. Snecked, rock-faced sandstone; grey brick arches and tunnels;
cast-iron-railings. Tall viaduct spanning wide and deep river valley.
9 round arches on 8 battered piers and end abutments. Some of the piers have a
double row of throughstones below springing line. Arches in 4 rows of header
bond; tunnels in stretcher bond. Low parapet, above stone band, has railings
with ball joints. End piers with pyramidal caps.
This viaduct straddles the parishes of Cotherstone and Hunderthwaite.
Listing NGR: NY9957120146
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