The Museum Extension
from hole in the ground to grand opening
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Tuesday, August 30, 2005

Here is the timber carcass for the walls on the ground floor. The upper floor is in a similar state. You can see the electrical wiring hanging from the ceiling.

Wednesday, August 31, 2005

One important piece of work is a new footpath for the students and staff of Steyning Grammar School. This path has been laid from the road to the school, along the back of the parking area. It was necessary to complete the footpath before the start of the new term. We must be good neighbours!

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Thursday, September 1, 2005

The scaffolding came down today, revealing a rather smart exterior to our extension.

Inside, builders are preparing for the "Big Breakthrough", when the Museum window is removed and replaced by a doorway into the new extension. They are widening the opening and creating new lintels to support the roof.
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Friday, September 9. 2005

The back door has been hung and a path is being laid.

Inside, the extension is being decorated and the light fittings are going up on the ceiling.

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Tuesday, September 20, 2005

The area surrounding the building has been finished off with paths, grass seed and a general tidy-up. Inside, on the upper floor, there is purpose-made shelving. The lighting and power are now on.

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