Photos Ardrossan Restoration Work May 2014

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2nd May 2014

Staging going up

Staging going up

and up

and up

staging

staging

North side staging

North side staging

6th May 2014

Scaffolding arrives

Scaffolding arrives

Scaffolding erection starts

Scaffolding erection starts

scaffolding

scaffolding

scaffolding

scaffolding

Staging getting higher

Staging getting higher

Thomas the joiner

Thomas the joiner

North staging at top level

North staging at top level

South transept staging going up

South transept staging going up

Roof timbers close-up 1

Roof timbers close-up 1

Roof timbers close-up 2

Roof timbers close-up 2

View from the top

View from the top

Richard the joiner

Richard the joiner

7th May 2014

North transept

North transept

Architect gefinger poking

Architect gefinger poking

Architect and contractor dismantle North transept!

Architect and contractor dismantle North transept!

North transept glazing bars

North transept glazing bars

North transept architect's finger-poking

North transept architect’s finger-poking

South transept

South transept

South transept

South transept

South transept

South transept

south transept wavy glass left hand panel

south transept wavy glass left hand panel

south transept centre panel

south transept centre panel

Angela, Katherine and fabric dog

Angela, Katherine and fabric dog

Scaffolding 7 May

Scaffolding 7 May

A, K, + FD

A, K, + FD

9th May 2014

scaffolding coming round the front

scaffolding coming round the front

more scaffolding

more scaffolding

North staging partly covered

North staging partly covered

17th May 2014

High scaffolding, access to chancel/nave join

High scaffolding, access to chancel/nave join

and again

and again

19th May 2014

scaffolding 19 May

scaffolding 19 May

Men at work

Men at work

Chief scaffolder

Chief scaffolder

Richie the foreman on left

Richie the foreman on left

Richie the foreman on left

North window

Dodgy north Window

Dodgy north Window

North window

North window

Architect's folly

Architect’s folly

North window

North window

North side gutter

North side gutter

Window to left of porch - one head good, one very worn

Window to left of porch – one head good, one very worn

West (Shacklady) window

West (Shacklady) window

West window

West window

West wall - stonework detail

West wall – stonework detail

View from west side scaffolding

View from west side scaffolding

20th May 2014

Damaged plaster removed over Rector's vestry - sarking needs replacement

Damaged plaster removed over Rector’s vestry – sarking needs replacement

Chipping out window putty

Chipping out window putty

High at west end of church

High at west end of church

checking west end pointing and haunching

checking west end pointing and haunching

27th May 2014

Approved mortar sample

Approved mortar sample

Rejected mortar sample

Rejected mortar sample

Chiselling out old mortar

Chiselling out old mortar

28th May 2014

Making templates for small panes of North window

Making templates for small panes of North window

North Nave roof slate work

North Nave roof slate work

Cutting template from lining paper

Cutting template from lining paper

North window as coverin glass removed

North window as coverin glass removed

North side roof work

North side roof work

Removing outer glass, North window

Removing outer glass, North window

Out she comes!

Out she comes!

A man on top of his work!

A man on top of his work!

North window leaded glass removed

North window leaded glass removed

North mullions 1

North mullions 1

North mullions 2

North mullions 2

North mullion detail

North mullion detail

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