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Chirdonburn Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Greystead, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1593 / 55°9'33"N

Longitude: -2.3418 / 2°20'30"W

OS Eastings: 378322

OS Northings: 585046

OS Grid: NY783850

Mapcode National: GBR D82S.TC

Mapcode Global: WH905.0L56

Entry Name: Chirdonburn Bridge

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370509

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239676

Location: Greystead, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Greystead

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Falstone with Greystead and Thorneyburn

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 78 NE
31/16 Chirdonburn Bridge


Hump-backed bridge. Probably early C19. Random rubble and dressed stone.
Single broad segmental arch with arch band. Parapet has flat coping and
splays out sharply at each end.

Probably the bridge which Sir J.E. Swinburn of Capheaton claimed to have
built, in a letter to John Hodgson in 1833.

Northumberland County History : Vol XV.

Listing NGR: NY7832285046

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