Aust Severn Powerline Crossing
Aust Severn Powerline Crossing is the longest powerline span in the United Kingdom with a span width of 1,618 m (5,308 ft).
It was built by J. L. Eve Construction (became Eve Group, and is now Babcock Networks) and is situated south of Severn Bridge. It is mounted on two pylons, each 148.75 m (488 ft) tall. The pylon on the Aust side of the River Severn stands on a caisson accessible by a small bridge.
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- List of spans
- Powerline river crossings in the United Kingdom
- Crossings of the River Severn
- Crossings of the River Wye
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