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Breathing apparatus JLP01_14_00169
Breathing apparatus JLP01_14_00169
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Gasholder and pylon DP183458
Gasholder and pylon DP183458
Full Range of Prints and Gifts in Stock
Corporation Street Birmingham, 1941 AA42_00402
Corporation Street Birmingham, 1941 AA42_00402
Full Range of Prints and Gifts in Stock
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Breathing apparatus JLP01_14_00169

BRITISH LIBRARY, EUSTON ROAD, ST PANCRAS, CAMDEN, GREATER LONDON. Four men in hard hats and breathing apparatus during a safety training exercise at the British Library.
Everyone on the course had to climb the ladder in the 2m diameter mock-up foundation shaft from a trial depth of 5m wearing breathing apparatus. This was to replicate the conditions of working at the base of shafts to secure the foot of the steel columns that would support the 5 basement book storage levels. 119 steel columns with brackets to support the basement floor slabs were installed in 20m deep 2m diameter shafts which were lined with corrugated steel and backfilled with pea gravel ballast. The columns were exposed in stages as each basement level was excavated and the floor slabs constructed

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