[9122 Cottesloe Correspondence]

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2080 TPC/1/49/8
  • Dates of Creation
      10 March 1976-01 December 1976
  • Physical Description
      3 folders

Scope and Content

The file contains mixed correspondence and enclosures, particularly drawing issue sheets and architect's instructions, relating to the Cottesloe, covering the listing and issuing of drawings and various parts of the fixtures and fittings, such as emergency lighting, safety features, cupboard bulkheads, sliding doors, communications systems, lighting bridges, flooring and other room finishes and related quotations and tender forms. Correspondents include Theatre Projects Consultants Ltd; Denys Lasdun & Partners; Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons Ltd; Flint & Neill; Chloride Standby Systems Ltd; Davis, Belfield and Everest; Samuel Elliott & Sons Ltd; Cementation Ground Engineering Ltd; Midland Electric Manufacturing Company Ltd; Universal Metal Furring & Lathing Co Ltd; the National Theatre; Greater London Council (GLC); Mole-Richardson (Stage & Studio Engineering) Ltd; P E Kemp Engineers Ltd; Pye Business Communications Ltd; Clark Hunt & Co Ltd; Vigers, Stevens & Adams Ltd; Mark Harrison (Arts Council of Great Britain); and District Surveyor, Lambeth. The file also includes drawing number 552/03/3854 - 'Studio Theatre Bulkhead in Cupboards Off Space No 0902 and 2904 in the Front of House', drawing number SK. E/Wc/3102/1 'Plant Room No. 1 Recording Studio Plant Layout Electrical', drawing number E/W/1611 issue B 'Plantroom No. 1 Basement Level. Lighting Services', drawing number E/W/3306/2 issue B 'Cottesloe Theatre Smoke Flap Control Circuit', drawing 552/03/3844 'Studio Theatre Ventilation Grills Level 7.50 Left and Right of Stage Near Grid Line M' and a written description of a sound and fire insulated door. All of the material was found in a blank card folder, which has now been disposed of.

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