SMARDALEGILL VIADUCT OVER SCANDAL BECK - List Entry

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    "Railway viaduct. Completed 1860 for South Durham & Lancashire Union Railway; Thomas Bouch engineer (?) , contractor Wrigg of Preston. Rough - hewn sandstone blocks with dressed arch soffits. 90ft high (mdx.) & c. 550ft long with 14 semi- circular arches, each spanning c.30 ft. Tapered piers; battered pilasters to abutments. Cornice carries parapet, c.2 ft high; track bed c.25 ft wide. Crosses parish boundary with WAITBY. Disused...."
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    Historic England
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    Link: https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1137239
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 3 months ago
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