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Lune Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Lunedale, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6115 / 54°36'41"N

Longitude: -2.0649 / 2°3'53"W

OS Eastings: 395904

OS Northings: 524041

OS Grid: NY959240

Mapcode National: GBR GH03.RP

Mapcode Global: WHB44.7CY2

Entry Name: Lune Bridge

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338576

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111292

Location: Holwick, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Holwick

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

LUNEDALE B6277, Laithkirk
NY 92 SE
Lune Bridge
Road bridge over the River Lune. Late C18; upstream side widened c.1868 (when
Lune Viaduct built). Sandstone ashlar; rebuilt parapets and snecked, rock-
faced upstream side.

Downstream segmental arch, with flush voussoirs, flanked by battered buttresses;
chamfered band above arch. Upstream segmental arch with projecting rock-faced
voussoirs. Parapets with segmental copings. Attached end walls: flat-coped
to north, about 9.0 metres long and curved on plan; south-east wall ends in a
circular pier with domical cap, south-west wall ends in a rectangular pier.

Included for group value.

This bridge straddles the parishes of Holwick, Middleton and Lunedale.

E Jervoise. The Ancient Bridges of the North of England, 1931 p 48.

Listing NGR: NY9590424041

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