Building record MYO2279 - Scarborough Bridge

Summary

Railway and pedestrian bridge built in 1845 and rebuilt in 1854.

Location

Grid reference SE 5961 5206 (point)
Map sheet SE55SE
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

The bridge has developed in three main phases:

1. The original construction in 1845, with modifications soon after;

2. A new superstructure in 1873–75 and alterations to the masonry elements
of the bridge, in association with the construction of York Station;

3. A new steel deck and replacement of some 1870s wrought-ironwork with
replica steelwork in 2015.

NMR Information:

No further description provided.

Related event: (ID 613515) INVESTIGATION BY RCHME/EH ARCHITECTURAL SURVEY
Architectural Survey
14-NOV-1995 - 14-NOV-1995


*Alan Baxter, 2017, Scarborough Bridge HER ST (Unpublished document). SYO2079.

York Archaeological Trust, 2019, Scarborough Railway Bridge (Unpublished document). SYO2219.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unpublished document: *Alan Baxter. 2017. Scarborough Bridge HER ST.
  • --- Unpublished document: York Archaeological Trust. 2019. Scarborough Railway Bridge.

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (4)

Record last edited

Aug 19 2019 3:27PM

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