Branches Melksham Calne & Chippenham News
Topping out ceremony Cocklemore Brook Culvert
Monday, 29 June 2015 00:00

Winter storm damage demolished part of the culvert that carries Cocklemore brook under the canal at  Pewsham Locks.

Thanks to financial support of the Yorkshire Building Society’s Living Legacy fund and much hard work by the volunteer team the culvert has been completely rebuilt.

Before the structure is buried ( for at least another 200 years!) a topping out ceremony took place, on Friday 3rd July,  where Lee Hathaway from Yorkshire Building Society,  Local MP Michelle Donelan and the Mayor of Chippenham David Powell admired the rebuilt structure and thanked the volunteer team for their hard work

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