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31 March 2014
New Lamps for Old Bridge

The proposed Old Bridge Refurbishment works due to start in Autumn 2014 will include the restoration of the historical street lighting apparatus and replacement of the existing contemporary lighting with replica historical lighting equipment. . . . More


Lighting Column to Serve as Mould for Replica Lighting

20 March 2014
Revealing Lady Darnley's Corset

During an additional Old Bridge centenary lecture on Wednesday, April 2, costume detective and specialist dressmaker Meridith Towne will share the secrets of the outfit and underwear worn by Lady Darnley when she officially opened the reconstructed Rochester Old Bridge in May 1914. . . . More


Revealing Lady Darnley's Corset

11 February 2014
Search for Roman Bridge

Every few years the Rochester Bridge Trust undertakes a bathymetric survey of the riverbed under Rochester Bridge. The survey employs a vessel-mounted sonar to detect the depth of the riverbed and check for any undermining of the bridge piers and foundations . . . More


PLA Bathymetric Survey


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