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Railway Viaduct over the Gilderdale Burn 250m North-East of Gilderdale Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8318 / 54°49'54"N

Longitude: -2.4632 / 2°27'47"W

OS Eastings: 370340

OS Northings: 548650

OS Grid: NY703486

Mapcode National: GBR CD7K.JQ

Mapcode Global: WH91N.4T97

Entry Name: Railway Viaduct over the Gilderdale Burn 250m North-East of Gilderdale Bridge

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155323

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240254

Location: Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh, Northumberland, CA9

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Alston Moor

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 74 NW KNARESDALE WITH KIRKHAUGH A689 (East side) off

19/135 Railway viaduct over the
Gilderdale Burn 250m north-
east of Gilderdale Bridge
II


Railway viaduct, now disused. 1852. Probably by Sir George Barclay-Bruce.
Squared stone with tooled and margined ashlar dressings. Central elliptical
arch flanked by lower semicircular arches; chamfered arch rings with keystones
and impost blocks, intrados of arches with channeled rustication. Flanking
pilasters with rusticated quoins. Projecting half-round band to base of parapet,
which terminates in low rectangular piers with pyramidal caps. For the Alston
branch of the Newcastle-Carlise railway.


Listing NGR: NY7034048650

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