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Railway Viaduct for the Former Wareham to Swanage Railway

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6416 / 50°38'29"N

Longitude: -2.0575 / 2°3'27"W

OS Eastings: 396029

OS Northings: 82440

OS Grid: SY960824

Mapcode National: GBR 33G.NNB

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LC.S99

Entry Name: Railway Viaduct for the Former Wareham to Swanage Railway

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109286

Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Corfe Castle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Corfe Castle St Edward the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

CORFE CASTLE STUDLAND ROAD
SY 95 82
7/134 Railway viaduct for the
former Wareham to Swanage
Railway
- II
Railway viaduct. Dated 1885 on cartouche. Rock-faced squared rubble structure,
with 4 round arches on square piers. Shallow buttresses to each pier. At each
end, these buttresses extended upwards to just below parapet level. Simple shaped
ashlar coping to parapet. Cartouche, with date, in C18 style fixed to central pier.
Included for local historic interest and landscape value.


Listing NGR: SY9603182436

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