Comments

Digital copy of Exhibit JPN8: Newscutting of an article in the Jersey Evening Post titled Demolition of Grouville Annexe gets under way. [Some details redacted].

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Reference

C/D/AW1/A4/9/WD000157/8

Date

1993 - 1993

Scope and Content

Refers to commencement of works by J P Mauger regarding the demolition of Grouville Annexe to make way for 20 units of States accommodation. Notes that the start of the builder's contact was delayed for two months while the States considered a proposition by Constable Frank Amy that the Annexe should be retained and developed as a leisure centre. Notes that the States voted to stay with the Housing Committee's original plans for the site. Refers to the dismantling of the granite part of the building, mentioning retainment of the stone by the States, and commencement of the demolition of the remainder of the building by sub-contactors Jersey Demolition Contractors. Includes comments by Jeff Mauger about the complexity involved in the project due to the structure of the Annexe. Outlines timescale for demolition and the building contract.

Names

Amy, Frank, Constable
Mauger, Jeff
Neil, Jean Pamela, née Parker
Ash Interiors
Grouville Annexe Hospital
Housing Committee
Jersey Demolition Contractors
Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Female Orphans' Home
Jersey Home for Girls
J P Mauger Limited

Keywords

Grouville Annexe | Jersey Home for Girls | annexes | Children | children's homes | Committees | Constables | Construction | Demolition | evidence | flats | Granite | Housing | IJCI | newscuttings | orphanages | Photographs | propositions | witnesses

Dimensions

1 pdf file

Language

English
French

Level of description

file

Access Restriction

PDF file - please click on the link to download

Closed until

2100

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