held to unveil plaque at Highbridge railway monument
ceremony has been held to unveil a new plaque at a Highbridge
monument marking the town's long railway history.
set of railway bogie wheels was installed next to the Walrow roundabout
in Isleport, Highbridge last year and this week's ceremony saw
a plaque being unveiled to thank the supporters who enabled it
to be built.
businessman Mike Lawrence, whose business interests include road
haulage of large locomotives, donated the wheels free of charge
to Burnham and Highbridge Town Council after being approached
by town councillor Pat Burge.
and Highbridge Mayor Ken Smout was among those attending this
week's ceremony, pictured here.