GALLERY: Link road bridge laid over Poolstock Lane

For motorists who found their path down Poolstock Lane blocked over the bank holiday weekend, here’s what all the fuss was about.

Monday, 27th May 2019, 12:28 pm
Photos taken by Brian King
Photos taken by Brian King

Images shared by Wigan Council and drone photographs from reader Brian King, show how a gigantic crane lowered several 75-tonne concrete beams across the highway as creation of the A49 link road between Westwood Park and Goose Green continues apace.

Wigan Council has posted images of the new bridge over Poolstock Lane
Photos captured by Brian King

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Wigan Council has posted images of the new bridge
Photos captured by Brian King
Photos captured by Brian King
Wigan Council shared images of the new bridge
Photo taken by Brian King
Photo taken by Brian King