Compasses Bridge Oct 2015 - Feb 2016
Compasses Bridge Construction.
Compasses Apr 2015 - Oct 2015
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under bridge
The start of the brick cladding under the bridge. This work is being carried out by the Trust's volunteers. (Jan 23, 2016.) (Photo: Julian Morgan
under bridge
A scaffold platform under the bridge has been constructed to enable cladding of the abutment walls with brick to be carried out. (Jan 23, 2016.) (Photo: Julian Morgan
access steps
Steps to enable access to the bricklaying under the bridge. (Jan 23, 2016.) (Photo: Julian Morgan
parapets
The parapets on the road approaching the bridge. The newly fitted bridge parapets can be seen beyond. The entrance to Dunsfold park is in the background. (Jan 16, 2016.) (Photo: Julian Morgan
parapets
The parapets fitted to the southwest side of the bridge. The completed wing walls below, which will be clad in brick. (Jan 16, 2016.) (Photo: Julian Morgan
road
The roadway and footpath being prepared with the kerb stones in place. View looking towards the Compasses pub. (Dec 18, 2015.) (Photo: Dave Verral)
under bridge
Looking under the bridge towards the causeway which replaced the original bridge. The lower side walls have been concreted and the shuttering removed. The dark circular patch just to left of centre is the culvert with allowed water to flow between the two sections of canal. (Dec 18, 2015.) (Photo: Dave Verral)
under bridge
The north western wing wall under contruction, showing the reinforcing rods and mesh. (Dec 18, 2015.) (Photo: Dave Verral)
wing wall
The south western wing wall. The concrete blocks form the shuttering for the structure which will be filled with concrete. The outside surface will be clad with facing bricks. (Dec 18, 2015.) (Photo: Dave Verral)
deck
View looking north towards the gates of Dunsford Park. The foundations for the wing walls are visible in the foreground and middle of the picture. (Dec 2, 2015.) (Photo: Dave Verral)
deck
Looking under the bridge. The footings for the north west wing wall visible in the left foreground. The wing walls for the other side of the bridge cannot be built until the causeway is removed. (Dec 2, 2015.) (Photo: Dave Verral)
deck
Reinforcing in place for the lower, below waterline, bridge abutments. Looking south towards the Compasses pub. (Dec 2, 2015.) (Photo: Dave Verral)
deck
The bridge looking north towards Dunsfold. The canal under the bridge is being dug out to enable a base and the lower side walls to be cast. (Nov 11, 2015.) (Photo: Dave Verral)
deck
Compasses bridge looking south towards the compasses pub. The approach to the concrete decking has been filled with crushed concrete ready for the next surfacing layer. (Nov 11, 2015.) (Photo: Dave Verral)
deck
The bridge decking the day after the concrete pour. The raised reinforcing visible in the foreground and background right is for attachment to the bridge parapets. View towards the entrance to Dunsfold Park. (Oct 17, 2015.) (Photo: )
deck
The concrete pour for the decking in progress. (Oct 16, 2015.) (Photo: )
Compasses Bridge Construction.
Compasses Apr 2015 - Oct 2015
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