Site Instructions

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  • Reference
      GB 2080 TPC/1/36/5
  • Dates of Creation
      18 February 1975-01 December 1978
  • Physical Description
      2 folders

Scope and Content

The file contains site instructions to Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons Ltd, Evershed Power-Optics Ltd, Tele-Stage Associates Ltd, Rank Strand Electric Ltd, Pye Business Communications Ltd and Theatre Projects Services Ltd. They are, for the most part, signed by Peter E Turner for Theatre Projects Consultants Ltd, but also by H W Pugh and M W Welch (resident architect).There are also a small number of letters attached regarding quotations, extras to the foyer panel, engravings, extension leads, power flying, technical Stage Wiring and schedules of equipment. Correspondents include Ainslie Controls Ltd, Crown House Engineering Ltd, Slough Enamellers Ltd, Jones + Jennings Ltd, Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons Ltd and Hall Stage Equipment Ltd. The file includes sketches JPG/SK/24.2.76 'Ring Intercom Outlet Panel', 'Section CC from Drawing No. 904/83', 'Eldon Cabinet Type ASD 722 with Back Removed and Frame Bolted to Wall to Be Cut as Shown to Accept Exist[ing] Carcass', 'Plan on Upper Theatre 'SM' Rack Room', 'Section A A' [of Eldon Cabinet] and '6 Off Highland Electric Type 02-12l Switches Engraved as Shown and in Colours Shown in Brackets', and sketches of an Eldon cabinet, the finishes of panels and plates and sketches of signs. Original card folder disposed of. 'Site Instructions' was written on the spine.

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