crews seal off Burnham courtyard as gales send masonry falling
courtyard in the centre of Burnham-On-Sea has been closed off
by fire crews due to falling masonry.
winds and heavy rain caused several chunks of concrete to fall
from a chimney above a property in Victoria Street, as pictured.
crews from Burnham, who were called to investigate, have sealed
off the courtyard as a safety precaution.
would be dangerous for pedestrians to walk under this crumbling
masonry during the current series of storms until repairs are
made," a Burnham fire spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
we have sealed off the area underneath until repairs are made
to keep the public safe."
The courtyard in the centre of Burnham-On-Sea that has been closed
off following the chimney damage, below