Level Crossing Work 5

Cold January mornings give everything a glistening sheen of frost.

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A couple of pics showing level crossing construction progress.

Stone setts kept with new parking bays to the right

Stone setts kept with new parking bays to the right

Concrete complete - Almost unrecognisable from the scene a year ago!

Concrete complete – Almost unrecognisable from the scene a year ago!

 

The two steam locos were outside the shed this morning, Portbury was having her fire lit.

Level Crossing Work 2

Both lines have now been lifted, and the trackbed excavated.

Whapping Wharf Building work update – March 2014

Work is forging ahead next door to M Shed, on the Wapping Wharf housing scheme. This includes the resurfacing of the square outside the engine shed, seen here:

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The disused loop line has been cut into for drainage.

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This scene is soon to change drastically, with the roadway being taken alongside the running line, to a new level crossing just out of sight.

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‘Container city’ on the right.

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