Hazard on the West Dart

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Mark Dixon
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Hazard on the West Dart

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Someone has built a wooden Bridge across the river about halfway between the West Dart Guage and Hexworthy Bridge, we paddled it low today so ducked under, at usual spate levels this could become a serious hazard, please beware.

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Re: Hazard on the West Dart

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Is it low enough to get washed away?

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Re: Hazard on the West Dart

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This dangerous hazard is still there. I spoke to Tom Stratton, the Duchy Manager a couple of weeks ago and he said he has instructed the tenant to remove it. I will get back to him to let him know it is still there.
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