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Merrywalks Bridge Bulletin No. 36

Merrywalks Bridge Update from Nigel Edgeworth Steel fixing to form the concrete bridge deck has continued this week. Pictured right.  This work will continue into next week. Included in this weeks steel fixing work was the placing of steel to form the west parapet. The east parapet fixing should be completed next week. As mentioned […]

Arrival of Ryeford Lock Gates

Ryeford Lock Gates arrive bright & early SDC’s Jon Pontefract had an early morning call on Thursday.Two of the three sets of gates for Ryeford Double Lock arrived at 8am… all the way from Halifax to Brimscombe. And they arrived by Severn…                 Well… ok, that was the name […]

Merrywalks Bridge Bulletin No.35

Merrywalks Bridge Update from Nigel Edgeworth Work has continued on placing the formwork in order to cast the bridge deck.  Next week reinforcing steel will be put in place. It is expected that this will take about a week to complete with a concrete pour taking place the week after. Concrete has now been placed […]