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Broadbottom Arches Railway Viaduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Broadbottom, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4407 / 53°26'26"N

Longitude: -2.0102 / 2°0'36"W

OS Eastings: 399416

OS Northings: 393768

OS Grid: SJ994937

Mapcode National: GBR GXDN.LB

Mapcode Global: WHB9S.3S05

Entry Name: Broadbottom Arches Railway Viaduct

Listing Date: 6 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162551

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212504

Location: Tameside, SK14

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Longdendale

Built-Up Area: Broadbottom

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Mottram-in-Longdendale St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 99 SE,
7/46, Broadbottom,
Arches Railway



Railway viaduct. 1842. Engineer C.B.Vignoles, Sheffield,
Ashton-under-Lyne & Manchester Railway.
Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings.
Total of 19 arches one of which is skew (No. 3). The
semi-circular brick arches are supported on square piers with
ashlar springing bands. The skew arch is in rock-faced
stone and has rusticated voussoirs and square flanking
projections. Arches 7 to 11 are widened to the south in
engineering brick. The parapet wall has an ashlar band and

Listing NGR: SJ9941693768

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