Work has begun on the removal of the chain bars and links.
The latest drone footage from site shows contractors The Spencer Group beginning the process of chain removal, no easy feat when there’s no deck to stand on! The video demonstrates the complexities involved in the bridge’s conservation.
The 12 chains, which in total are around 2,000 metres long, will be taken down over the course of six weeks.
Click on the image below to see the previous update from site.