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Latitude: 53.8882 / 53°53'17"N
Longitude: -1.2653 / 1°15'54"W
OS Eastings: 448388
OS Northings: 443809
OS Grid: SE483438
Mapcode National: GBR MRLG.WX
Mapcode Global: WHDB8.JJQK
Entry Name: Disused Railway Viaduct over River Wharfe (To North of Town)
Listing Date: 12 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1167141
English Heritage Legacy ID: 326001
Location: Tadcaster, Selby, North Yorkshire, LS24
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Tadcaster
Built-Up Area: Tadcaster
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Tadcaster St Mary
Church of England Diocese: York
SE 4843-4943 TADCASTER EAST
8/87 Disused Railway Viaduct
over River Wharfe (to
north of town)
Railway viaduct. c1846-49. Engineer probably J C Birkinshaw. For York and North
Midlands Railway Co. Rough faced magnesian limestone with vermiculated millstone grit
dressings and orange brick soffits. 11 arches of which 7 are land arches to west, and
2 to east. 2 wider segmental arches span the river, rising from cutwaters
which are rounded to north and flat to south. The outer cutwaters support
paired pilasters. Millstone grit voussoirs have chisel draughted margins.
Band, parapet and coping. Built for a proposed more direct line between
fork and Leeds. Disused until 1883 when a line was laid to serve a mill on
the east bank of the River Wharfe.
Listing NGR: SE4838843809
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