Tyne and Wear HER(8464): Blaydon Burn Road Bridge - Details
Blaydon Burn Road Bridge
Blaydon Burn Road Bridge built in 1936 incorporating the remains of the earlier 18th century bridge and adjacent aqueduct. The bridge is constructed of ashlar sandstone blocks with 3 courses of rusticated stonework at the base. The bridge platform is constructed of riveted cast iron. The modern bridge was constructed to incorporate the earlier aqueduct the course of which is spaned by square openings in the bridge piers.
Northern Archaeological Associates & Northern Counties Archaeological Services, 2005, Blaydon Burn, Gateshead - Archaeological Desk Based Assessment and Building Survey of Industrial Structures