Keys to the Past

Road bridge over railway, West Rainton (West Rainton)

Side view of the bridge 22/07/16
Side view of the bridge 22/07/16

Side view of the bridge 22/07/16
Side view of the bridge 22/07/16

Bridge arch 22/07/16
Bridge arch 22/07/16

Graffiti on bridge 22/07/16
Graffiti on bridge 22/07/16

Arch of bridge 22/07/16
Arch of bridge 22/07/16

View over the bridge 2016
View over the bridge 2016

View over the edge of the bridge 2016
View over the edge of the bridge 2016

End of the bridge 2016
End of the bridge 2016

Side of the bridge, showing graffiti 2016
Side of the bridge, showing graffiti 2016

Side of the bridge, showing graffiti 2016
Side of the bridge, showing graffiti 2016

Arch of the bridge 2016
Arch of the bridge 2016

Arch of the bridge 2016
Arch of the bridge 2016

Wall of the bridge 2016
Wall of the bridge 2016

Close up of the wall of the bridge 2016
Close up of the wall of the bridge 2016

Bench near the bridge 2016
Bench near the bridge 2016

View over the bridge 2016
View over the bridge 2016

Tree growing near the bridge 2016
Tree growing near the bridge 2016

Side of the bridge, showing arch 2016
Side of the bridge, showing arch 2016

Arch of the bridge 2016
Arch of the bridge 2016

Wall of the bridge 2016
Wall of the bridge 2016

Close up of the wall of the bridge 2016
Close up of the wall of the bridge 2016

Close up of the wall of the bridge 2016
Close up of the wall of the bridge 2016

This is a roadbridge over the railway at West Rainton. It was built in 1848 for the Great North of England Railway from sandstone blocks. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:D36023
Historical period: Victorian (1837 to 1901)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)
Legal status:Listed Building
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1120736



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of West Rainton


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