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Images Dated 1st December 2021

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Deck launch gantry JLP01_11_60006_03 Featured 1 Dec 2021 Image

Deck launch gantry JLP01_11_60006_03

Second Severn Crossing, M4 Motorway, New Passage, Pilning and Severn Beach, South Gloucestershire. A view of bridge deck units being installed during the construction of the Second Severn Crossing, showing a specially designed launch gantry overhead and two workers standing inside one of the deck units.
The Second Severn Crossing took four years to build and was a joint civil engineering project between Laing Civil Engineering and the French company GTM. The work started in April 1992 and the opening ceremony later took place on 5th June 1996. The crossing is a cable-stayed bridge which stretches over 5000 metres across the River Severn connecting England and Wales, 3 miles downstream from the Severn Bridge which opened in 1966

© Historic England Archive. John Laing Photographic Collection

Joining deck units JLP01_11_60077_06 Featured 1 Dec 2021 Image

Joining deck units JLP01_11_60077_06

Second Severn Crossing, M4 Motorway, New Passage, Pilning and Severn Beach, South Gloucestershire. A view looking east along the deck of the bridge during the construction of the Second Severn Crossing, showing cables supporting the deck of the bridge and work being carried out to join the deck units.
The Second Severn Crossing took four years to build and was a joint civil engineering project between Laing Civil Engineering and the French company GTM. The work started in April 1992 and the opening ceremony later took place on 5th June 1996. The crossing is a cable-stayed bridge which stretches over 5000 metres across the River Severn connecting England and Wales, 3 miles downstream from the Severn Bridge which opened in 1966

© Historic England Archive. John Laing Photographic Collection

Transport Minister on TV JLP01_11_56739 Featured 1 Dec 2021 Image

Transport Minister on TV JLP01_11_56739

Second Severn Crossing, M4 Motorway, New Passage, Pilning and Severn Beach, South Gloucestershire. Robert Key, Transport Minister, being interviewed on camera while visiting the Second Severn Crossing construction site during the installation of the first deck units of the bridge, with a specially designed launch gantry overhead.
The Second Severn Crossing took four years to build and was a joint civil engineering project between Laing Civil Engineering and the French company GTM. The work started in April 1992 and the opening ceremony later took place on 5th June 1996. The crossing is a cable-stayed bridge which stretches over 5000 metres across the River Severn, 3 miles downstream from the Severn Bridge which opened in 1966

© Historic England Archive. John Laing Photographic Collection