The Viaducts on the Carlisle to Settle Railway

Smardale Viaduct.
The two viaducts at Smardale – the SCR one in the foreground, and the disused NER viaduct beyond

The 72 miles of the Settle to Carlisle Railway line cross the following viaducts:

Station: Viaduct : Arches Height Length Grid ref
Carlisle
High Stand Gill /
Knot Hill / Cotehill
4 arches 60 ft 91 yards 86 NY: 488508
Dry Beck 7 arches 80 ft 139 yards 86 NY: 509479
Armathwaite
Armathwaite 9 arches 80 ft 176 yards 86 NY: 500453
Lazonby
Long Meg / Eden Lacy 7 arches 60 ft 137 yards 90 NY: 561378
Little Salkeld 7 arches 60 ft 134 yards 90 NY: 566353
Langwathby
Crowdundle 4 arches 55 ft 86 yards 91 NY: 622285
Long Marton 5 arches 60 ft 180 yards 91 NY: 669244
Appleby
Ormside 10 arches 90 ft 200 yards 91 NY: 697178
Griseburn 7 arches 74 ft 142 yards 91 NY: 715125
Crosby Garrett 6 arches 55 ft 110 yards 91 NY: 727093
Smardale 12 arches 131 ft 237 yards 91 NY: 733082
Kirkby Stephen
Ais Gill 4 arches 75 ft 87 yards 98: SD 773976
Lunds 5 arches 63 ft 103 yards 98: SD 792933
Dandry Mire / Moorcock 12 arches 50 ft 227 yards 98: SD 793923
Garsdale
Dent
Arten Gill 11 arches 117 ft 220 yards 98: SD 776859
Dent Head 10 arches 100 ft 199 yards 98: SD 777845
Ribblehead 24 arches 104 ft 440 yards 98: SD 759793
Ribblehead
Horton-in-Ribblesdale
Ribble/Helwith Bridge 5 arches ? ft ? yards  
Little/Sheriff Brow 1 3 arches 25 ft 55 yards  
Sheriff Brow 2 3 arches 55 ft 58 yards  
Church/Marshfield 6 arches 45 ft 88 yards  
Settle/Whitefriars 4 arches 32 ft 52 yards  
Settle

There are three small viaducts between Horton-in-Ribblesdale and Settle, crossing the River Ribble and 2 small ones in Settle crossing roads.

Helwith Bridge ViaductHelwith Bridge Viaduct over the River Ribble (viewed from the quarry road).

 

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