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Latitude: 54.5587 / 54°33'31"N
Longitude: -1.3104 / 1°18'37"W
OS Eastings: 444695
OS Northings: 518381
OS Grid: NZ446183
Mapcode National: GBR MH9Q.3L
Mapcode Global: WHD6Y.VP62
Entry Name: 48, Bridge Road
Listing Date: 19 January 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1139963
English Heritage Legacy ID: 59422
Location: Stockton-on-Tees, TS18
Electoral Ward/Division: Stockton Town Centre
Built-Up Area: Stockton-on-Tees
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Stockton-on-Tees St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Durham
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/04/2018
STOCKTON ON TEES
BRIDGE ROAD (south west side)
Original booking office of the Stockton and Darlington Railway. Cottage facing former railway line. Plain brick with flat arched heads; central bay and window on one flank and a door on the other with a blind oculis above. Slate roof with wooden gutters. Front elevation leans distinctly backwards.
A bronze tablet on the gable reads "HERE IN 1825/ THE STOCKTON AND DARLINGTON/ RAILWAY COMPANY/ BOOKED THE FIRST PASSENGER/ THUS MAKING AN EPOCH/ IN THE HISTORY OF MANKIND'.
Listing NGR: NZ4469518381
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