January 2001

(A) Main Entrance Hall Framing Begins
(104) Front walls being erected - Royal Alexandra Hall on left & Freight Shed in distance  

(105) View of main hall construction from distance showing how it connects the Royal Alexandra (left) to the Freight Shed (right)

(106) High trusses being mounted on top of the 3-storey walls   (107) Interior view to north in main entrance hall showing future display location of 17 foot-high carved oak fireplace- on central axis of main doors

(108) View to south-west under mezzanine and along the location of the future reception hall containing 5 french door (openings) of the Royal Alexandra Hall.

  (109) View of main front with building wrap applied.

To February 2001