904/5B4 (2) Grids, Glries & Ltg. Bdg [National Theatre Stage Engineering: Grids and Galleries (reference number 904/5B4) ]

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2080 TPC/1/15
  • Dates of Creation
      03 July 1973-15 May 1979
  • Physical Description
      1 folder

Scope and Content

File of correspondence mainly between Theatre Projects Consultants Ltd and Mole Richardson (Stage & Studio Engineering) Ltd regarding grids, galleries and lighting bridges and specifically issuing and commenting on drawings and discussing the Lower Theatre gallery modifications, Upper Theatre gallery handrails, Upper Theatre ceiling panels, Upper Theatre Handrails and Cat Ladders, Upper Theatre gallery lighting support, auditorium lighting bridges, head steels, Upper Theatre cyclorama brackets, the maintenance gallery, the fly tower galleries, staircase arrangements, sprinkler protection to the drum revolve, the superstructure, sound and fire doors in the rehearsal rooms, damage to the grid, and completion and demonstration of the equipment. Other correspondents include Denys Lasdun & Partners; the Greater London Council (GLC); Flint & Neill Ltd; Davis, Belfield and Everest; Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons Ltd; and the National Theatre. The file includes a preliminary snagging list for the stage galleries, Lower Theatre, Mole-Richardson steelwork. The original card folder has been disposed of. '904/5B4 (2) Grids, Glries & Ltg. Bdg.' was written on the spine.

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