The £4.5million scheme being funded by the Government, CWaC and the Canal and River Trust and is on schedule to finish in the autumn.
Here are some interesting photographs!
|Cllr Lynn Riley dressing for the weather!|
|Sally Body explaining.|
|It was very wet and very cold|
|A model of the bridge showing how it pivots. The mass of the bridge is supported on rollers and by a column of water|
|inside the control room - refurbished by a local company|
|megaphone in the control room|
|The original steel work is in good 'sharp' condition in many places|
|can you see where they've got up to! - the new paint will last for at least 15 years before needing 'touching up.'|