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Burnstones Railway Viaduct (Over the A689 and the Thinhope Burn)

A Grade II Listed Building in Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8827 / 54°52'57"N

Longitude: -2.5076 / 2°30'27"W

OS Eastings: 367530

OS Northings: 554330

OS Grid: NY675543

Mapcode National: GBR BCXZ.XH

Mapcode Global: WH91F.GJ3Q

Entry Name: Burnstones Railway Viaduct (Over the A689 and the Thinhope Burn)

Listing Date: 21 July 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240262

Location: Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh, Northumberland, CA8

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Alston Moor

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


12/143 Burnstones Railway
Viaduct (over the A689
and the Thinhope Burn)


Railway viaduct,1852. Probably by Sir George Barclay-Bruce. Stone. Elliptical
and semicircular skew arches, 4 to river and one, skewed at a different angle,
to road, with blind arch between. Rock-faced piers with triangular cutwaters
to river arches; road arch flanked by pilasters. Intrados of arches have
rusticated blocks, imposts rock-faced. Projecting half-round cornice at base
of parapet. For Alston Branch of Newcastle-Carlisle railway.

Listing NGR: NY6753054330

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