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Framwellgate Brdge

A Grade I Listed Building in Elvet and Gilesgate, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7761 / 54°46'33"N

Longitude: -1.5781 / 1°34'41"W

OS Eastings: 427237

OS Northings: 542431

OS Grid: NZ272424

Mapcode National: GBR KFF6.4P

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.Q6QY

Entry Name: Framwellgate Brdge

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322872

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110441

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Margaret of Antioch

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE RIVER WEAR
NZ 2742 SW
14/386 Framwellgate Bridge
6/5/52
GV I

Bridge. Early C15 replacement for early C12 bridge; widened early C19.
Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings: 2 wide elliptical arches on
south side have 3 chamfers; central cutwater; iron cladding on springing at
east end on outer ribs. 7 square ribs. Further cutwater on land at east end,
and one land arch visible. Bands at road bed level, dipping to stone drains.
Renewed parapet has chamfered coping. 3 C20 cast iron lamps on parapet at
each side with founder's mark Bromford Tube Co.

A scheduled ancient monument.


Listing NGR: NZ2723742431

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