Construction

 

Gee Walker & Slater Limited, the main contractor who won the bid to construct the site were throwing this book away in the 1980's, when it was rescued. What follows is a selection of pages from the massive volume detailing the methods of construction, and safety practices to be carried out on the assembly of every building on the Waterton site.

 

Photograph showing "Brackla industrial estate" site and "8X" Magazine

Portion of the main site below

General View of Main site

 

Contractors Book

Cover, showing Map of the site before construction, and outlined in Red, the pegging out of the site, including the burning grounds.

 

All Images unless otherwise stated are the property of the author ©Richard Williams 2005-2008

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