Features & Archives » Mercury (Station) Bridge Repairs 2000 - 2001
Archive NOVEMBER 24-30 2000
The stone pictured on the left weighs nearly 3 tonnes
24/11 - The stone is lifted into position by the crane and fixed in place using a mix of ground stone and hydraulic lime with no cement - similar to the original construction.
The first course will be pinned to the existing stone with stainless steel pins for added strength.