Town Hall Tuesday – Week 37

19/09/2017

It’s been a busy few days, with the new staircase arriving yesterday which means work can now begin on this exciting instalment of the build!

Ground Floor

• The Staircase/Lift shaft steel has been delivered and the bolts installed to hold the legs.

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• A small crane has been put in the main entrance to start assembling the steel lift shaft.

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• The building’s main services are ongoing
• The plastering to the ground floor main entrance is ongoing.
• Electrical containment ongoing

First Floor

• Services have been installed through the ground floor ceiling into the first floor.

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• Paint has been removed from the first-floor ceiling rib.

Roof

• The east elevation re-slating is ongoing.

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• The leadwork to the dormers are being finished.

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• Leadwork to clock tower near completion.
• Bellcote has been re-painted, including the bell stock.

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• New lead details to bellcote.

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Most of the past week has been preparing for the crane lift tomorrow, which will be lifting the clock mechanism, faces, weather vane and the bells back into the bellcote!

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