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Lorry demolished "Gas Lamp" Conservation area require replacement with like Last time took two years to get it replaced thanks to Council mess up

Reported in the Street Light category by M. Mackriell at 18:40, Tuesday 4 June 2019

Sent to Bristol City Council 14 hours, 25 minutes later

Gas lamp smashed, no street lighting very dark area, last time this happened we got an electric light, but it took nearly two years to get a replacement Gas Lamp, Don't want a repeat!

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  • Still no sign of a replacement. Told maintenance engineer, (Gas lamps), of redundant cast iron stand just beyond Wickham Court in lane but no progress. Surely the lorry insurers should foot bill for replacement, isn't that what insurance is for? I wonder if it would take this long had it happened in Clifton?

    Posted anonymously at 16:36, Thursday 12 September 2019

  • Customer follow up.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 16:40, Thursday 12 September 2019

  • Still no sign of a replacement. Told maintenance engineer, (Gas lamps), of redundant cast iron stand just beyond Wickham Court in lane but no progress. Surely the lorry insurers should foot bill for replacement, isn't that what insurance is for? I wonder if it would take this long had it happened in Clifton?

    Posted anonymously at 19:29, Thursday 12 September 2019

  • Customer follow up.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 19:30, Thursday 12 September 2019

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