Carrum: Lowering the Patterson River rail bridge would NOT impact boat access.

Carrum Boats only use the two mid spans.
Carrum: Boats only use the two mid spans.
The southern span can be lowered without impacting on boat access.
The southern span can be lowered without impacting on boat access.

This effectively increases the distance from the Patterson River to McLeod Road.
Additionally, the vertical gradient transition from level to – 2% (or more) can be achieved over the
mid spans of the bridge improving the effectiveness of lowering the southern span and not impacting on boat clearance.

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