Wooden Pontoon Bridge on Conway Morfa

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Wooden 'pontoon-type' bridge erected as part of a training exercise by Royal Engineers on Conway Morfa. On the right can be seen the pulley system by means of which the structure was erected.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Access to some documents may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation, Conwy Archives will advise where this is the case. For details and opening hours see http://www.conwy.gov.uk/en/Resident/Libraries-Museums-and-Archives/Archives/Archives.aspx.

Related Material

[See Local History File for Conway - Morfa Camp, where an extract from an army manual shows how this bridge was constructed. Also extract from notebook of soldier who was posted to Conway Morfa in WWI.]