Hazard #21014

ID #21014
Status Fixed
Location NZ 27609 42523
Location Description Cycle Path by River Wear North bank directly underneath Eastern edge of New Elvet Road Bridge on National Cycle Network Route 14. Adjacent to Prince Bishop Centre / Chase Bar towards Baths Bridge
Road Name NCN14 (Regional Route 20) Cycle Path
Hazard Type Pothole
Hazard Description Hole in tarmac patch with void space underneath. The tarmac patch is collapsing into a large void below the pavement surface - may increase rapidly in size. This is a popular footpath cycle path and has the potential to collapse through leaving a large hole of unknown depth (but at least 250mm). A walker or cyclist falling down this at night is in real risk of breaking an ankle or similar.
Approximate Size 100mm x 75mm
Approximate Depth 250mm
Approximate distance from Kerb 500mm
Date Encountered 27 May 2009
Date Added 27 May 2009
Planned Fix Date Unknown
Highway Authority Durham County Council
District / Ward / Parish Durham / St Nicholas
Authority Reference 2380543
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