Falkirk Council green lights demolition work on Kincardine Bridge

Transport Scotland’s listed building consent application to demolish a section of the historic Kincardine Bridge has been given the go ahead.

Thursday, 4th March 2021, 8:21 am

Having been granted permission by council planners under delegated powers on February 26, Transport Scotland will now be able to demolish and then reconstruct as section of piled viaduct, construct a temporary Bridge, replace a safety barrier, refurbish timber jetties, replace the bridge drainage system, instal navigation lights and carry out general maintenance.

Kincardine Bridge opened in 1936 as a road crossing over the Firth of Forth.

Transport Scotland has been given permission to carry out demolition works on Kincardine Bridge