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Outwood Viaduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Radcliffe West, Bury

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Latitude: 53.5567 / 53°33'24"N

Longitude: -2.3316 / 2°19'53"W

OS Eastings: 378129

OS Northings: 406725

OS Grid: SD781067

Mapcode National: GBR DW59.0R

Mapcode Global: WH97X.4VZR

Entry Name: Outwood Viaduct

Listing Date: 29 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356840

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210758

Location: Bury, M26

County: Bury

Electoral Ward/Division: Radcliffe West

Built-Up Area: Radcliffe

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Radcliffe St Thomas and St John

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 70 NE,

Outwood Viaduct



Former railway bridge over River Irwell. 1881. Built for Lancashire and Yorkshire
Railway by Andrew Handyside and Co of Derby. Five cast-iron arches on tall brick
pillars, capped with stone. Brick abutments. Stone bases and cutwaters to two pillars
in river bed. Six ribs of arches are spaced to carry the rails directly. Wooden
decking. An unusually late example of cast iron railway bridge.

Listing NGR: SD7812906725

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