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Crosby Garrett Viaduct, Crosby Garrett
Crosby Garrett Viaduct
site name:-   Settle and Carlisle Railway
locality:-   Crosby Garrett
civil parish:-   Crosby Garrett (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   railway viaduct
locality type:-   viaduct
coordinates:-   NY72700927
1Km square:-   NY7209
10Km square:-   NY70

BNM10.jpg (taken 30.3.2007)  
BNM11.jpg (taken 30.3.2007)  

evidence:-   database:- Listed Buildings 2010
placename:-  Crosby Garrett Viaduct
source data:-  
courtesy of English Heritage
"CROSBY GARRETT VIADUCT AT NT 727 093 / / / CROSBY GARRETT / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 73051 / NY7270209286"
source data:-  
courtesy of English Heritage
"Railway Viaduct . 1875. J S Crossley, Engineer. Rock faced grey limestone rubble with brick soffits to the arches and much later brick patching. Six arches on battered piers with imposts and a continuous band at track level. Solid parapets, paired pilasters at either end of the structure. Constructed as part of the Settle- Carlisle line of the Midland Railway. Despite alterations it is included for its group value with the buildings of Crosby Garrett village."

BXA06.jpg (taken 3.8.2012)  
BXA08.jpg (taken 3.8.2012)  
BXA07.jpg  Skew brick under the stone arches.
(taken 3.8.2012)  
BNM12.jpg  Skew brick under the stone arches.
(taken 30.3.2007)  

6 arches, 55 feet high, 110 yards long.
Built 1871.

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