Viaduct and Bridge at Swithland Reservoir, Swithland Reservoir (Locally Listed)
|Date Listed||Thu 17th June, 2004|
|Category||Locally Listed Building|
|Address||Viaduct and Bridge at Swithland Reservoir Swithland Reservoir LEICS|
Railway Viaduct. Built for the Great Central Railway c.1895/7. Blue engineering brick construction. 3 round headed arches spanning Swithland Reservoir. Also, separate Road Bridge. Blue/buff banded engineering brick retaining wall, piers and abutments. Twin rail track carried on built up steel beams. 2 independent spans arranged in parallel. Distinctive diamond trellis pattern steel balustrading between brick abutments.
The description above describes the salient features of the building as it was at the date of listing. It is given in order to aid identification; it is not intended to be either comprehensive or exclusive.