Elgin Library Footbridge

Elgin Library Footbridge:

A few years ago I saw a lorry scrape under the Elgin Library footbridge. Sparks flying, and a mark left on the bridge. (I’ve seen a few near misses since while at the bus stop. Some less than three inches)

I reported it to Moray Council’s Jacqueline and Caroline, and they took it seriously and reported it to BEAR Scotland who also took it seriously enough to inspect it. The bridge is the same design. Who designed and built them? People said if a lorry hit it hard it would simply stop the lorry. I said no, because even reinforced concrete can break from a shock wave. Weight and gravity does the rest. Who was right? Every time I see it I shudder, as it did when the lorry scraped it.

Jacqueline, Caroline, the police who keep an eye on lorry loading, including height Etc., BEAR Scotland and myself are not looking for brownie points. Just keep an eye on that bridge, and the state of the concrete, is all we ask. Proper arches in future please, those bridges rely too much on concrete strength alone.

M20 Bridge 27.08.16BBCi Screenshot

Elgin Library FootbridgeGdicm Photo. Elgin Library Footbridge over the A96.

P.S. If I were that motorcyclist I’d buy a lottery ticket next week.

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About Gdicm

Gordon Davidson, I Care Music. (Gdicm) At present I am disabled. I have met Christ, and Saint Peter, and others and have been given a job to do by them. Party political democracy will never be a success for decent people anywhere. It empowers criminals, whose votes politicians need, and gives those criminals powers they should never have. It has brought transgressors to the forefront of every society. It could do nothing else if their votes are needed. Law and order is Bible preached self discipline, which no longer exists in the average person. For example: Would Gays or Lesbians be legal if politicians did not require their votes? No. Would it harm them to not be Gay? No. Only a single compulsory Christian Church can bring about fair equality. Let me build a proper religion, starting around Elgin Cathedral, Morayshire Scotland. Let democracy be done by the Church using God's laws as the guide. Gdicm music is on various streaming services.
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