Weighbridge locations

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  1. Diane1969

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    Morning,

    Here I am again after help.
    I'm trying to find out where my nearest weigh bridge is but not having much luck, have checked government web site but they have no information listed and also googled and closest is coming up at 49 miles away.
    I live in Biggleswade Bedfordshire and wondered if anyone knows of one near me ?
     
  2. deanroofing

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    I'm sure there's one at Wilstead, they do Motorhome repairs as well,
    Saw a video where John Wickersham took a van there to be weighed.
     
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    Try your local
    Aggregate supplies
     
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  4. Diane1969

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    I will check it out thanks
     
  5. Diane1969

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    Do you know how long ago you saw it as we went looking for a motorhome dealer in wilstead and it's now a new housing estate, I've googled his name and wilstead and wilstead is crossed out in the searches
     
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    There is one on A428 just outside St Neots between Eltisley and Caxton Gibet roundabout
     
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    M.H. Dealer in Wilstead is next door to the garden centre
     
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    Hi,try your local council depots many have them .
     
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    Try your local scrapyard, they will weigh it for you but will probably charge a nominal amount for the ticket.


    EMR Biggleswade

    Rail Works, Railway Sidings,
    SG18 8BD
    Tel: 01767 319600,
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    Was awhile ago l saw the vid, just googled it got Bedfordshire Motorcaravans if that's next too garden centre might be the one or give Banks of Sandy a bell they might let you weigh.
     
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    Check out Metal Recyclers, Animal feed mills, Quarry's, as well as public weighbridge etc (y)
     
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    Ask your local trading standards office, they normally need one on their books.
     
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    @Jim - on a certain other motorhome forum there is a list of weighbridge sites in their 'resources' section. I'm no longer a member so I can't get into it any more. Any chance we can have something similar?
     
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    Have you been there recently ? I'm sure we saw garden centre but there was nothing there except new housing estate, sat nav just took us onto that estate, we asked people there and no one knew about motorhome place.
     
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    When I was looking, I googled the Local authority website and they came up with public weighbridges.

    most quarry's and aggregate suppliers have weighbridges.
     
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    One on A1 Hatfield just before tunnel
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    I've just been quoted £40 for a single weigh at our local private weigh bridge. I'm guessing that's excessive!
     
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    Scrap yard is your best place,
     
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