New Bridge at Hayle
February 2012 (part 5)
Thursday 16th (cont)
North end, steelwork
Main span - more floor panels
Loading beams large and small
Harbour Office road, showing new kerbing
Some safety fencing fitted, east side of deck.
Checking positions with GPS
Sun 19th Feb
Deck beams have reached north end.
Shuttering removed from concrete, Harbour Office road..
New kerbing passes in front of the Harbour Office.
Flooring surrounds both northern pillars...
Mon 20th Feb
View to the north along main deck span...
Safety fencing both sides of main deck...
Access to worksite from the north. NB: old railway track: the branch line came to North Quay via the east side of the old iron bridge.
This bridge carried the railway over North Sluice from Copperhouse Pool. (More on this later.)
Harbour Office: man in cherry-picker re-routing overhead cables.
More floor panels to finish SW corner of the deck
Moving rubbish skip for transport away
Decking reaches north end
Fri 24th Feb
Wedge-shaped sections appear on deck...
Wedges in place on east side of deck
Positioning wedges on west side
Foot of February 2012 (part 5)
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