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Are current British Standards for bridge parapets really appropriate for masonry and brick parapets up to 200 years old? And how are engineers supposed to assess the potential impact resistance of such structures? Teesside University is still some 18 months away from the definitive answers to these and related questions, but already some indications have emerged.