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Trenance Viaduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Newquay, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4105 / 50°24'37"N

Longitude: -5.0717 / 5°4'18"W

OS Eastings: 181850

OS Northings: 61244

OS Grid: SW818612

Mapcode National: GBR ZD.98XR

Mapcode Global: FRA 078Y.VB2

Entry Name: Trenance Viaduct

Listing Date: 12 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144108

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71142

Location: Newquay, Cornwall, TR7

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Newquay

Built-Up Area: Newquay

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Columb Minor and Colan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

NEWQUAY NEWQUAY
SW 8061-8161
16/138 Trenance Viaduct
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II

Railway viaduct. 1874, in place of a timber viaduct. Stone rubble with stone
dressings. The viaduct carries the branch line to Newquay station over the Trenance
valley at the south eastern approach to the town.
Rectangular battered piers with quoins; the inner sides of the piers have a brick
relieving arch set below projecting stones, with imposts. Seven round arches. The
parapet is corbelled, with plain railings; over alternate piers there is a corbelled
rectangular pier in brick.
Sources: Thomas, D. St J.: A Regional History of The Railways of Great Britain Vol. I
The West Country.


Listing NGR: SW8185061244

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