Location #152. Kawarau River Bridge (1989). This bridge is the present crossing over the Kawarau River linking Bannockburn with the Cromwell Flats.
The table below shows the groups of people that had an interest in this property, either as owners, residents, tenants or shareholders. Clicking on the 'Details' link will display a list of the individuals in the group along with any known historical information about them.
|1||1989||Vincent County Council||Details|
The table below shows any historical notes about the location.
|Note||Date||Short Description||Note Text|
|2102||c1980||General Notes.||The construction of the Clyde Dam and the formation of Lake Dunstan required the former Bannockburn Bridge (location #151) to be replaced due to the proposed lake level being above the deck level.|
|2103||1986||Design of the new bridge.||The Ministry of Works and Development, Civil Design Office in Wellington, designed the replacement Bannockburn Bridge for the Vincent County Council.|
|2104||1987||Contract for construction.||The contract for the construction of the bridge was let to Morgan and O'Shea of Balclutha.|
|2105||1989||Opening of the new bridge.||On Saturday, 7 Oct 1989, the new Bannockburn Bridge was officially opened by the chairman of the Vincent County Council, Mr R J Davidson.|
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|Image Id||Source||Date||Short Description|
|589||Paul Crump - Bannockburn||Aug 1988||Bannockburn Bridge (#152) under construction.||View Image|
|590||Paul Crump - Bannockburn||July 1989||Bannockburn Bridge (location #152) under construction.||View Image|
|1199||Ministry of Works & Development||1989||Plans for Bannockburn Bridge - location #152||View Image|
|2125||Paul Crump - Bannockburn||Apr 1987||Bannockburn Bridge (location #152) under construction||View Image|
|2126||Paul Crump - Bannockburn||Oct 1987||Bannockburn Bridge (location #152) under construction||View Image|
|2127||Paul Crump - Bannockburn||Jan 1988||Bannockburn Bridge (location #152) under construction||View Image|
|2128||Paul Crump - Bannockburn||Oct 1988||Bannockburn Bridge (location #152) under construction||View Image|