Clifton Viaduct

Location type

Bridge


Name and dates

Clifton Viaduct (1846-1966)

Opened on the East Lancashire Railway.


Description

This is a disused thirteen arch double track viaduct north of Clifton Junction [Station] [Manchester] which crosses the Manchester Bolton and Bury Canal and the River Irwell.

The viaduct is disused. To the north west the former track bed is a footpath, part of the Irwell Sculpture Trail, as far as the short lived Ringley Road station at Outwood.


Tags

Viaduct