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HER Number:MDV63472
Name:VIADUCT in the Parish of Buckland Monachorum


Magpie viaduct. Unusual for devon, being built of engineering bricks (cornish).


Grid Reference:SX 503 700
Map Sheet:SX57SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckland Monachorum
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND MONACHORUM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SW/67/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • VIADUCT (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

CORNISH, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV127618.

Magpie viaduct. Unusual for devon, being built of engineering bricks (cornish).

MASON, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV136526.

Original viaduct built of granite + timber in 1859 to design by brunel. Rebuilt in 1902 in staffordshire brick. The viaduct is 197.5m long x up to 19m high (mason).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV260208.

Des=cornish, g.(dcc)/as above/(4/4/2001).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV260209.

Des=mason, n.(dcc)/magpie viaduct, horrabridge: consideration for listing/(may 2001)/report in pf.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV127618Migrated Record: CORNISH.
SDV136526Migrated Record: MASON.
SDV260208Migrated Record:
SDV260209Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM