Behind the Guide Hut.…
..the often repaired footbridge leading onto Rookery
Road has now been closed for a few weeks. This temporary closure forms
part of the South Staffordshire District Councilâ€™s overall plan
to implement improvement to access points along the Wom Brook in Wombourne.
The red arrow points to the entrance
onto Rookery Road. The pathway leading down to the footbridge has become
undermined in parts, and the old wooden handrail is in need of repair.
The blue arrow indicates the bare
soil area cleared of rubbish and weeds a few months back, and is scheduled for
Apologies for the poor quality of the photograph, but the green
arrow is pointing at a section of retaining wall that has decayed
due to age, and has revealed the earthen embankment. Hopefully work will be
carried out here soon in order to re-build and strengthen the missing section