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Latitude: 53.92 / 53°55'11"N
Longitude: -1.3418 / 1°20'30"W
OS Eastings: 443327
OS Northings: 447292
OS Grid: SE433472
Mapcode National: GBR MR23.9K
Mapcode Global: WHDB1.CQ9R
Entry Name: Railway Bridge Approximately 525 Metres South East of Walton Gates
Listing Date: 8 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1320364
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342053
Location: Thorp Arch, Leeds, LS23
Civil Parish: Thorp Arch
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Thorp-Arch All Saints
Church of England Diocese: York
SE44NW THORP ARCH WOOD LANE
LS23 (east side, off)
2/130 Railway bridge approx.
525 metres south-east
of Walton Gates
Railway bridge. 1847. For the York and North Midland Railway Company.
Rock-faced gritstone, brick soffits. Treble-span, skew-arched bridge
accommodating field track over disused railway cutting. Segmental arches
having voussoirs aligned with courses spring from piers with impost bands.
End piers, set forward, are linked by a nosed ashlar band beneath more deeply
coursed parapet with weathered ashlar copings. Unaltered and original to the
Church Fenton-Spofforth line opened on 10th August 1847 and linked to
Harrogate the following year.
R. Unwin,Wetherby, 1986, p.101.
Listing NGR: SE4332747292
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