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    Re: Queensferry Crossing

    From a programme I was watching on the box. The new design will allow faster traffic because there will be fewer times when the speed will be restricted by high winds.

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    Re: Queensferry Crossing

    Stunning - a history and celebration of Scottish engineering in three bridges
    to infinity and beyond...

    ...well from 10.0 to 9.4 this year would be nice.

    And with just the October medal to go - I've got to 8.3

    Job done

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    Re: Queensferry Crossing

    Quote Originally Posted by rosecott View Post
    Isn't it planned that the old bridge could be used by public transport?
    Yes but that's a tiny proportion of current traffic so unless it encourages people out of their cars....
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    Re: Queensferry Crossing

    Quote Originally Posted by jim8flog View Post
    From a programme I was watching on the box. The new design will allow faster traffic because there will be fewer times when the speed will be restricted by high winds.
    Hmm... that's not going to help most days though.

    Obviously we needed a new bridge due to the increasing dilapidation of the old one but I'm struggling to get my head round claims of decreased congestion. However, I will live in hope but perhaps not as much as my colleagues from fife who face the bridge on a daily basis.
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    Re: Queensferry Crossing

    Someone told me there will be hard shoulders allowing obstructing vehicles to be removed which may help things a touch, though not drastically.
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    Re: Queensferry Crossing

    Moved to OOB
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    Re: Queensferry Crossing

    Quote Originally Posted by PhilTheFragger View Post
    Moved to OOB
    I've been OOB in the River Forth - a few miles down river at Aberdour.

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    Re: Queensferry Crossing

    Quote Originally Posted by rosecott View Post
    I've been OOB in the River Forth - a few miles down river at Aberdour.
    Tee shot was always was a hell of a carry over water at the Forth.

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    Re: Queensferry Crossing

    Quote Originally Posted by jim8flog View Post
    There goes Scotland's independence from England. Do you ever think that her majesty will ever let the Scots have her bridge.
    Queensferry is named after 11th century Queen Margaret of Scotland
    Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth is Queen of Scots.
    Scotland will seek independence from the United Kingdom.

    Good try, could do better.

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    Re: Queensferry Crossing

    Quote Originally Posted by SwingsitlikeHogan View Post
    Stunning - a history and celebration of Scottish engineering in three bridges
    It was two English men who designed the Forth Bridge and the Forth Road Bridge was designed by Englishmen as well.

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