Record Office Site

Updated 23rd October 2014


Photographic record of the erection of the new Record Office for Herefordshire.

I plan to take a photograph of the site each week or at significant times in the development of the site.

Phil Bufton

Newsletter from the contruction team

 harc preperations

Cataloging Room
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harc conservation


Documents Reception Area
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 Public Search Room
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harc search room2

harc public search room

harc social

harc stong room no 1

harc strong room inspection


We are getting there!

View from the road of the Search Room

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Side view of the new building




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The internal rooms are starting to take shape.


Sunday 13th April



Sunday 16th March

View from the side (The front does not look that different)






Sunday 15th December
The area in front of the contructed building with wooden fram of new office on the concrete base.



Sunday 8th December
The area in front of the contructed building has a concrete base.


Saturday 16th November.

There has been some rise in the building at the rear of the site, but also what is not quite so apparent from the photo is that an are at the front has had foundations laid and re-inforcement laid on the ground, presumably to lay the floor.


Monday 28th October - Building starting to go up !


Sunday 21st September 2013 - Side View


Sunday 21st September 2013


Sunday 8th September - Hardcore base laid



The first sod was cut on 19th August and there is action at last! (It was raining!)

Things may be starting to happen ! 23rd June 2013

Nothing happening yet! 16th March 2013

Removal of the scrub, mature trees have been left. 4th February 2013
4th February 2013

 Initial Photograph of site. 26th January 2013
26th January 2013

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