After years of argument workers have begun taking apart Tournai’s Bridge of Holes
The dismantling of Tournai’s gothic Bridge of Holes to make room for larger boats down the Scheldt river has been met with solemn protest and a withering attack on local politicians by a minister in Belgium’s federal government.
After years of argument over the controversial project, a crane attached to a barge was deployed from 6am on Friday morning to take apart the three arches of the Pont des Trous
as a local cellist played mournfully on the river bank.Dismantling of gothic bridge met with protest and dismay in Belgium
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