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Aqueduct Across Railway

A Grade II Listed Building in Shildon, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6288 / 54°37'43"N

Longitude: -1.6401 / 1°38'24"W

OS Eastings: 423331

OS Northings: 526026

OS Grid: NZ233260

Mapcode National: GBR JGZX.QG

Mapcode Global: WHC58.SX5B

Entry Name: Aqueduct Across Railway

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310689

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112188

Location: Shildon, County Durham, DL4

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Shildon

Built-Up Area: Shildon

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Shildon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(South side, off)

4/72 Aqueduct across railway


Aqueduct. 1842 by Robert Wilson for the Stockton and Darlington Railway Company.
Ashlar sandstone. 3 segmental arches, with flush voussoirs, on low battered
piers with emphasised impost blocks. Solid end sections. Parapet, defined by
chamfered band and segmental coping, breaks forward above piers. Stream flows
across open channel and disappears, at south-west end, into a semicircular-arched
culvert with projecting keystone.

(Shildon S.&.D.R. Jubilee Committee, Shildon Urban Rail Trails, 1975)

Listing NGR: NZ2333126026

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