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 Installing the screen (summer 2016)

Installation was a complex process conducted in several stages over a period from late July to early September 2016.

 The work was carried out by Allder Glass , with woodwork subcontracted to New Mill Joinery.

Pictures

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lFrameTimber.jpg
Timber for making the main frame to support the glass
lScaffoldingNave.jpg
Scaffolding seen from the nave
lScaffoldingGallery.jpg
Scaffolding seen from inside the ringing gallery
lScaffoldingFont.jpg
The scaffolding wasn't too intrusive at ground level
lCraneArrive.jpg
The spider crane arriving - folded up
lGlassTopCarry.jpg
Carrying in the first piece of glass
lTopLiftUp.jpg
The top piece of glass being lifted
lTopLiftThrough.jpg
Glass being manoeuvred through the arch
lSamTopWait1.jpg
View from above as the glass is lifted
lTopIn.jpg
The top piece in place
lTopFitting.jpg
Guiding the glass onto the fixing studs
lMidReadyCrane.jpg
The middle piece of glass ready to lift
lMidLiftIn.jpg
Guiding the middle piece of glass through the arch
lCraneLookUp.jpg
The crane driver's view
lCurtainsS.jpg
One of the new acoustic drapes
lScreenBaseClosed.jpg
The base unit installed
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