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Bywell Bridge over River Tyne (That Part in Bywell Parish)

A Grade II Listed Building in Bywell, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9523 / 54°57'8"N

Longitude: -1.9204 / 1°55'13"W

OS Eastings: 405196

OS Northings: 561966

OS Grid: NZ051619

Mapcode National: GBR HC15.1J

Mapcode Global: WHB2G.GSRB

Entry Name: Bywell Bridge over River Tyne (That Part in Bywell Parish)

Listing Date: 24 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239817

Location: Bywell, Northumberland, NE43

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Bywell

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bywell St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 06 SE
11/56 Bywell Bridge over
River Tyne (that
part in Bywell


Bridge, 1836-8, by George Basevi. Ashlar, tooled except on parapet. 5
segmental moulded arches of equal height springing from hollow-chamfered
imposts. Cutwaters with curved faces below bold roll moulding, upper parts
triangular in plan with bold hollow-chamfered top cornice. Moulded cornice
below parapet which has moulded plinth and cornice and a raised panel above
each arch; similar internal face to parapet, segmental coping. Serpentine
wing walls. 2 plainer flood arches, without parapet, on south.

Partly in the parish of Broomley and Stocksfield.

Listing NGR: NZ0519661966

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