Egyptian Halls video highlights risks
May 14 20104min video charting 30 years of dereliction at Alexander Thomson's Egyptian Halls.
It forms part of an initiative by the developers to obtain crucial public sector backing for the £20m+ project and crucially explains how only the full funding package of £5m will secure the structures future by demonstarting how the innovative construction techniques render usual facade retention both unviable and nigh impossible to achieve
It is feared the A listed warehouse would need to be demolished to avoid progressive collapse and associated structural issues for neighbouring properties.
Images taken by Mark Seager.
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