Disused Faringdon railway parapet supporting old railway bridge is deteriorating on right side heading south to Fernham.Over last 5 yrs have over 5 cotswold stone bricks now fallen out as bridge support buttress breaks down.
Reported anonymously at 17:01, Monday 8 July 2019
Sent to Oxfordshire County Council and Vale of White Horse District Council 4 minutes later
Facing wall of bridge buttress being broken by weather and tons of earth behind it. Watched yearly and more and more bricks falling out of wall for last 5 years. Needs checking by structural engineer to ensure safe/ no major bridge support collapse onto road if gets worse and cotswold stone facing preserved as unique survivor of disused Faringdon Railway line.
Council ref: ENQ19837418
Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.
State changed to: Investigating
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 17:05, Monday 8 July 2019
Still open, via questionnaire, 17:39, Monday 5 August 2019
This structure belongs to historic railways which is part of Highways England.
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:51, Tuesday 6 August 2019
Still open, via questionnaire, 18:07, Monday 2 September 2019
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