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Ribblehead Viaduct

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Ribblehead, Ingleton, Yorkshire Dales National Park LA6 3AS, England
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Flying scotsman

Visited to view the flying scotsman going past.There were plenty of people waiting. The viaduct is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
bellydancer121
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Just pasding

You can never be impressed with the grandeur of ribblehead. Amazing structure with a lot of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
nomispsp
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Ingleton, United Kingdom
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Ribblehead, Ingleton, Yorkshire Dales National Park LA6 3AS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited to view the flying scotsman going past.There were plenty of people waiting. The viaduct is a massive piece of architecture. Amazing the workmanship.we felt like dots on the landscape with the dog underneath it.well worth anyone's time to visit and a lovely drive as...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You can never be impressed with the grandeur of ribblehead. Amazing structure with a lot of history. So much a book and tv program were made about it.

Thank nomispsp
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful spot and attraction, lots of walking around the viaduct and excellent views excellent area for taking photographs if you are lucky you may even see a steam train going over the viaduct. Nice little pub underneath it too.

Thank almip
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a must for all walkers The actual viaduct is a master piece of a structure and the walking in the area is fantastic If the legs are weary take a rail journey from Ribblehead station to Appleby and back going across the viaduct...More

Thank L8247QOsteveb
Reviewed 6 days ago

Before Harry Potter introduced us to the splendour of the glenfinnan Viaduct this was probably the most famous viaduct in Britain. Built between 1870 and 1874 the 24 arches spans 400 metres and sits 32 metres above the valley floor. Whilst the viaduct is crossed...More

Thank Philip S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two visits here on very different days. First in rain and must very evocative. Hardly anyone around and easy to park. Two days later in the sun. Busy with walkers and lots of parked cars. Best viewed in the mist!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Weather wasn't good but didn't spoil the views etc worth a visit there is a lovely pub close the this viaduct.

Thank Forest21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This iconic land site can be seen for miles a great piece of engineering free car parking and good paths to the Viaduct and the grave site of the many builders settlers.

Thank RobinHoodNottingham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ventured upon the viaduct while completing the three peaks challenge. A lovely location to take a break and rest my legs. One of the best views on my route.

Thank helenoglesby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ribblehead Viaduct is a dramatic eye-catching structure set in wild isolated country fairly near to the highest point of the Settle to Carlisle railway line, completed in late Victorian times by the Midland Railway. It attracts viewers daily, and more so when a restored...More

Thank Ruth5757
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mritim
19 July 2017|
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Response from 973SimonR973 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, a firm called Statesman rail run a weekly trip on a Wednesday in the summer. The train is called 'The Fellsman' and we travelled on it a couple of years ago. The times are on the firms website, I think we crossed late... More
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Jillous
28 June 2015|
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Response from Irene P | Reviewed this property |
All the above seem to have covered what you need to know nicely - enjoy!!!
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