To be really really cynical - it was probably much the same reason why
Stonehenge was built in the first place.
Some big wig promised a massive project prosperity for all, etc.
On 02/12/2014 08:50, John Wood wrote:
> Of course on could be more cynical and wonder whether the Tory hierarchy
> have interests in a construction company that possesses a soon to be
> redundant, after Cross Rail is finished, tunnel boring machine.
> On 2 Dec 2014 08:42, "Cerridwen Connelly" <[log in to unmask]>
>> They will never spend all that money for a long tunnel. Just like 2002 all
>> over again.
>> Widen the road by two lanes. Badaboom! Problem solved and very little
>> archaeology disturbed to go to Salisbury Museum. How wide is a lane? Not a