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Footbridge over River Derwent

A Grade II Listed Building in Benfieldside, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8612 / 54°51'40"N

Longitude: -1.8697 / 1°52'11"W

OS Eastings: 408458

OS Northings: 551830

OS Grid: NZ084518

Mapcode National: GBR HDD7.06

Mapcode Global: WHC46.72WN

Entry Name: Footbridge over River Derwent

Listing Date: 18 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370317

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240647

Location: County Durham, DH8

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Benfieldside

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Shotley St John

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 05 SE NZ 086518

17/276 Footbridge over
River Derwentu


Footbridge, later C19. Iron with boarded walkway, on tooled stone
cutwater bases. 2 braced pylon piers with scrolled wrought iron brackets
hold girders, with tensioned rods beneath, carrying walkway. Triple
handrail on knopped standards with conical finials, ramped down over 3
stone steps at east end. At west end handrails are linked to short
flanking lengths of railing with spearhead bars.

Part of this bridge is in County Durham.

Listing NGR: NZ0845851830

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