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British Rail East Coast Main Line Viaduct over River

A Grade II Listed Building in Warkworth, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.3278 / 55°19'39"N

Longitude: -1.652 / 1°39'7"W

OS Eastings: 422176

OS Northings: 603800

OS Grid: NU221038

Mapcode National: GBR J6XT.4Y

Mapcode Global: WHC1Z.LCJ0

Entry Name: British Rail East Coast Main Line Viaduct over River

Listing Date: 15 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371134

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236711

Location: Warkworth, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Warkworth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Warkworth St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

ACKLINGTON RIVER COQUET
NU 20 SW
7/41 British Rail East
Coast Main Line
Viaduct over River
II

Railway viaduct. Completed 1849/50, by Robert Stephenson for York, Newcastle
and Berwick Railway. Rock-faced stone with rock-faced-and-margined rusticated
voussoirs and cut dressings. Nine segmental arches on tall rectangular-plan
piers with sunk arched panels on inner faces, with twin pilasters at each end;
moulded imposts and top cornice. River pier has rounded cutwaters with band
below domed top. Later concrete underpinning to arch soffits, and girder
supports.

The southern part of the viaduct is in Warkworth parish.


Listing NGR: NU2217603800

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