This video clip from the 27th July 2010 shows a needle gun being used to remove defective coatings from around the rivet joints under the East Walkway of Tower Bridge. The needle gun uses an electrical current to rotate needles at varying speeds against the metallic surface to slowly chip away the numerous layers of[...]
The specialist cleaner takes care when Jos cleaning small areas on the Cibber relief during the restoration of the Monument on the 8th July 2008. You can learn more about the restoration of the Monument on our dedicated project website at www.themonument.info Harris Digital recorded the project for the City of London Corporation Image by[...]
Another important date was added to the history of London’s most famous gateway, when the first stone of Temple Bar was carefully dismantled on 13 October 2003. Each stone is numbered and placed on a pallet which is covered with protective softening. The old mortar which was used to fix the stones into position is[...]
One of the ALPS Space Frame platforms being raised into place under the East Walkway of Tower Bridge on 7 August 2010 You can learn more about the restoration of Tower Bridge on our dedicated project website at www.thetowerbridge.info Harris Digital recorded the project for the City of London Corporation Image by John Harris ©[...]
It’s difficult to conceive in its dilapidated and graffitied state that this was once the room where Lady Meux is believed to have dined with the Prince of Wales, Edward VII and Winston Churchill. Harris Digital Productions recorded the dismantling, restoration and rebuilding of the Temple Bar Gateway for the City of London Corporation. The[...]
One of our favourite parts of recording the major restoration to the Monument was the installation of the new viewing platform cage on 11 October 2008. This video shows a section of the new balustrade being lifted to the viewing platform. You can learn more about the Monument and the restoration on our dedicated website[...]
We are currently converting some old DV footage taken during the dismantling of Temple Bar at Theobalds Park. Workman are preparing the site for the portacabins. This footage was shot in 2003.