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Merrywalks Bridge Bulletin No. 40

An Update from Nigel Edgeworth Most of the formwork for the bridge deck has been removed. The photographs show that it is now beginning to look like a bridge.                        Backfilling of the void between the structure and sheet piling supporting the earthworks is nearing […]

Merrywalks Bridge Bulletin No. 39

An update from Nigel Edgeworth – Five big steps forward this week! The bridge deck has been concreted   The formwork is being removed   The eastern parapet wall is nearing completion (see picture left)   Work is continuing on the wingwalls (see picture right)   Backfilling of the void between the earthworks and bridge structure […]

Restoration Update from Stroud District Council

Comprehensive Restoration Update A detailed update on the canal restoration was published on Monday 14th February on the SDC website. The update mentions details of a new contract to construct three bridges between Stonehouse and Stroud. It also includes a reference to the public consultation in respect of Brimscombe Port, work undertaken by Cotswold Canals […]