Killough Rope Walk, Co. Down

Killough Rope Walk, Co. Down

Contract Value: £80,000
Consulting Engineer: Ferguson McIlveen
Engineer's Representative: Alf Wright (028 9070 5111)
Client: The Pallatine Trust
Client's Representative: Dr Finbar McCormick (028 9027 3447)
Works Completion Date: July 2004

Scope of the Works:

Works Comprised:

  • Rebuilding of sections of partially-collapsed sea wall in traditional dry-stone walling techniques.
  • Reconstruction of stone pontoon comprising horizontally and vertically-bedded dry stone walling.
  • Construction of new stone-pitched revetment with exposed aggregate finish to the concrete pointing.
  • Construction of new access ramp down to beach – also with exposed aggregate finish.
  • Refurbishment of the Lime Kiln comprising reconstruction of crenalations and sections of partially-demolished walls. Repointing of Kiln with Lime Mortar.

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