Tag Archives: bridges

Work to rebuild historic Tarr Steps now complete

Work to rebuild the ancient Tarr Steps bridge on Exmoor which was severely damaged during Storm Angus is now complete. Somerset County Council has been working with contractors Crestmoor to retrieve the large stones from the clapper bridge which were washed away on 19/20 November last year. Tarr Steps is a Grade I Listed structure and […]

Vital schemes to protect road bridge and improve water flow now complete

Two major schemes in Bridgwater to improve the flow of water in King’s Sedgemoor Drain and protect an important road bridge have been completed – just before the first severe storm of the winter. Somerset County Council teamed up with the Somerset Rivers Authority to remove the foundations of the old arched bridge at Dunball […]