Photos Ardrossan Restoration Work July 2014

7th July 2014

Smart new fillet to North side of West coping

Smart new fillet to North side of West coping

Centre ridge capping

Centre ridge capping

Cutting shop ready for stone

Cutting shop ready for stone

8th July 2014 – More stone arrives

Starting on NW valley

Starting on NW valley

First strip of lead, North West valley

First strip of lead, North West valley

Lead fitting, North West valley

Lead fitting, North West valley

Foot of North West valley

Foot of North West valley

Where's the stone ?

Where’s the stone ?

Stone arrives!

Stone arrives!

Our new stone, from St Bee's quarry Cumbria.

Our new stone, from St Bee’s quarry Cumbria.

Unloading the stone

Unloading the stone

Still unloading the stone

Still unloading the stone

Unloading with the crane

Unloading with the crane

Putting the pallet down

Putting the pallet down

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Long reach HIAB!

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All stone off the lorry

All stone off the lorry

Lorry eventually gone

Lorry eventually gone

10th July 2014

Mullion cutting

Mullion cutting

"Raw" mullions

“Raw” mullions

Cleaning up the cut face

Cleaning up the cut face

16th July 2014

Coming down the North West valley

Coming down the North West valley

North West valley nearly there

North West valley nearly there

Upper west wall much eroded

Upper west wall much eroded

Holes in the windows

Holes in the windows

West window, lead eroded and glass holed

West window, lead eroded and glass holed

View of hall roof

View of hall roof

View of roof with loose slates

View of roof with loose slates

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Mullion shaped, just glazing slots to cut

Mullion shaped, just glazing slots to cut

17th July 2014

Mullions are go

Mullions are go

18th July 2014

Tatty old Church sign

Tatty old Church sign

Taking cement off porch wall

Taking cement off porch wall

23rd July 2014

Four down

Four down

24th July 2014

Choir vestry west

Choir vestry west

Choir vestry west

Choir vestry west

Rector's vestry west

Rector’s vestry west

Rector's vestry west

Rector’s vestry west

Old Tracery South Transept

Old Tracery South Transept

Cutting Mullions

Cutting Mullions

New South West valley

New South West valley

Glass out of West (Shacklady) window

Glass out of West (Shacklady) window

East window through west window

East window through west window

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27th July 2014

Choir vestry roof re-felted

Choir vestry roof re-felted

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Church service in the hall

Church service in the hall

30th July 2014

Tracery cutting

Tracery cutting

Final hand polish to mullion

Final hand polish to mullion

Old north transept mullions - much wasted away

Old north transept mullions – much wasted away

Repointing, one stone cut for indenting

Repointing, one stone cut for indenting

Choir vestry gable reveals faults as cement removed

Choir vestry gable reveals faults as cement removed

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