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Brunel Swivel Bridge Project Photos October 2017

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Investigative Work in 2017


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2017 investigative work is on the rotation of the bridge

Details of work

Details of progress in 2013

Details of progress in 2014

Details of progress in 2015

Details of progress in 2017

October 2017

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trees needed clearing from the wall
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Bob and Ian doing a good job. Ian certainly needed tying on
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Starting to assemble the scaffolding, Julian videoing the process
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winching the wheel out of Geoff's car
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the wheel is clear of the boot. Chris and Bob taking care.
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going up. Darren and Ben from Amco helping too, as well as Charlie, Chis and Bob
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and up. Geoff supervising
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successfully on the bridge, using a support and rollers to move it along
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the junction of the boards had to be navigated
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the gang is ready and waiting
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the winch has been moved to lower it down. Charlie watching
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deep concentration by Chris and David
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steady as she goes
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feet are the order of the day. The bearing surfaces have been greased
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More grease added. The old wheel can be seen to the side
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The wheel turns
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Both wheels
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Sal on a good lookout point counting visitors

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