January Part II

At first glance it might be difficult to see the changes since our last video update from site.

Eagle-eyed viewers will be able to spot that significant progress has been made with the removal of the wire rope and associated hangers. These elements of the bridge were installed in 1902/3 as an added precaution to strengthen the bridge.  However, it has been established that their continued presence would work against the stability of the structure so the wire ropes will not be replaced.

Click on the image below to see the previous update from site.