Conway Bridge, Conway, Wales

Scope and Content

Customer: Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation, London; Bridge Builders: Sir William Arrol and Co Ltd, Glasgow; Consulting Engineer: HW Fitzsimmons, BSc, MICE; Consulting Architect: Sir Percy Thomas, PPRIBA, MTPI; Includes: proposed arrangement of castings; purlins; parapet steelwork; plated portions; connection of end deck castings to parapet channels; record of dimensions lifted from loft floor; revised masonry and cast iron details; detail at end of crown pin; part section through north side bridge showing cast iron work; position of cleats on cast iron fascia and drip plates; handwritten notes with measurements and lists; enlarged section showing parapet and plinth; portion of parapet, plinth, spandrel; layout of cast ironwork to sides of bridge