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Stone Arch to Southern Entrance of Milford Railway Tunnel

A Grade II Listed Building in Belper, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9984 / 52°59'54"N

Longitude: -1.4877 / 1°29'15"W

OS Eastings: 434477

OS Northings: 344683

OS Grid: SK344446

Mapcode National: GBR 6D2.2NY

Mapcode Global: WHDGF.3WTR

Entry Name: Stone Arch to Southern Entrance of Milford Railway Tunnel

Listing Date: 13 December 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349067

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78502

Location: Belper, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Belper

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Milford Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

Stone arch to southern
entrance of Milford
Railway Tunnel
SK 3444 6/203
1840. Part of North Midland Railway surveyed by George Stephenson. Some evidence
tunnel portals designed by Francis Thompson. Concentric stone semi-circular
arches in decreasing series as northern entrance (qv). This was the longest
railway tunnel in the country when it was built.

Listing NGR: SK3447744683

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