Major Projects, Royal Armouries Museum (Leeds), Key Documents

Object Title

Major Projects, Royal Armouries Museum (Leeds), Key Documents

Major Projects, Royal Armouries Museum (Leeds), Key Documents

Date

1993

Reference

ARM/PR/1992/LE/030

Level

Sub sub series

Scope and Content

Royal Armouries schedule of property and construction documents relating to Clarence Dock, Leeds, A Property development documentation, 1 Minutes of a meeting of the Sub-committee of the Board appointed to approve the final agreements relating to Royal Armouries Leeds, held at the offices of Simpson Curtis, Leeds, on 29 November 1993, 2 Minutes of a meeting of the sub-committee of the Board appointed to approve the final agreements relating to Royal Armouries Leeds, held at the offices of Simpson Curtis, Leeds, on 30 November 1993, 3 Letter from the Deparment of National Heritage to the Master of the Armouries relating to the giving of an indemnity by the Royal Armouries to the British Waterways Board against claims that might arise against the Board as owner of the Clarence Dock site, dated 2 December 1993, 4 Draft of a Minute to be laid before Parliament relating to the undertaking of a contingent liability relating to the lease granted by the British Waterways Board to the Royal Armouries, no date, 5 Minutes of a meeting of the Sub-committee of the Board appointed to approve the final agreements relating to Royal Armouries Leeds, held at the Queens Hotel, Leeds, and thereafter at the offices of Simpson Curtis, Leeds, on 7 December 1993, 6 Minutes of a meeting of the Sub-committee of the Board appointed to approve the final agreements relating to Royal Armouries Leeds, held at the offices of Simpson Curtis, Leeds, on 8 December 1993, 7 Minutes of a meeting of the Sub-committee of the Boarda ppointed to approve the final agreements relating to Royal Armouries Leeds, held at the offices of Simpson Curtis, Leeds, on 9 December 1993, 8 Minutes of a meeting of the Sub-committee of the Board appointed to approve the final agreements relating to Royal Armouries Leeds, held at the offices of Simpson Curtis, Leeds, on 13 December 1993, 9 Minutes of a meeting of the Sub-committee of the Board appointed to approve the final agreements relating to Royal Armouries Leeds, held at the home of the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Armouries, on 13 December 1993, 10 Development agreement and agreement for lease relating to the proposed Royal Armouries Museum on land adjoining Clarence Dock, Leeds, West Yorkshire, between British Waterways Board, The Board of Trustees of the Armouries, and Royal Armouries (International) plc, dated 14 December 1993, 10 Memorandum of enclosures referred to in an agreement dated 14 December 1993 made between British Waterways Board, the Board of Trustees of the Armouries, and Royal Armouries International, 11 Letter from the Master of the Armouries to British Waterways Board relating to the proposed development agreement and agreement to lease, dated 14 December 1993; certified by Simpson Curtis, 16 December 1993, 12 Letter written from the British Waterways Board to the Trustees of the Royal Armouries and Royal Armouries (International) plc relating to land at Clarence Dock Leeds, dated 14 December 1993; certified by Hammond Suddards, 15 December 1993, 13 Consent agreement relating to the proposed Royal Armouries Museum on land adjoining Clarence Dock, Leeds, West Yorkshire between British Waterways Board, the Board of Trustees of the Armouries, and Royal Armouries (international) plc, 14 December 1993, 14 Notice of assignment relating to the Royal Armouries site Clarence Dock, Hunslet Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, to the Board of Trustees of the Armouries and Simpson Curties on behalf of the Bank of Scotland, 17 December 1993, 15 Notification of election from the Board of Trustees of the Armouries to HM Customs and Excise, 29 December 1993, 16 Notice of assignment from 3i Plc to the Board of Trustees of the Armouries, 5 January 1994, B Construction documentation, 17 Articles and agreement and conditions of building contract between Royal Armouries and Alfred McAlpine Construction Limited, 14 December 1993, 18 Schedule of employer's requirements for proposed Royal Armouries Museum at Clarence Dock, Leeds, for Royal Armouries. Volume 9, Sundry additional requirements notified since date of tender, November 1993, between Derek Walker Associates, Buro Happold and Rex Proctor and Partners; certified by Hammond Suddard, 22 December 1993, 19 Management contract between Royal Armouries (International) plc and Heery International Limited, certified by Hammonds Suddard, 22 December 1993, 20 Appointment of architect in connection with the new Royal Armouries, Clarence Dock, Leeds, between Royal Armouries (International) plc and Derek Walker Associates, 14 December 1993; certified by Hammond Suddard, 22 December 1993, 21 Appointment of quantity surveyor in connection with the new Royal Armouries, Clarence Dock, Leeds, between Royal Armouries (International) plc and Rex Proctor and Partners, 14 December 1993; certified by Hammond Suddard, 22 December 1993, 22 Appointment of consulting engineers in connection with the new Royal Armoruies, Clarence Dock, Leeds, between Royal Armouries (International) plc and Buro Happold, 14 December 1993; certified 22 December 1993, 23 Appointment of project manager in connection with teh new Royal Armouries, Clarence Dock, Leeds, between Royal Armouries (international) plc and Heery International plc and Balfour Beatty Limited, 14 December 1993; certified 22 December 1993, 24 Deed of assignment relating to professional contracts with Derek Walker Associates, Buro Happold, Rex Proctor and Partners, regarding a proposed museum at Clarence Dock, Leeds, between the Board of Trustees of the Armouries and Royal Armouries (International) plc, dated 14 December 1993, 25 Agreement relating to the assignment of the benefit of certain contracts with professional advisors relating to the proposed Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds, between the Board of Trustees of the Armouries and Royal Armouries (International) plc, dated 14 December 1993, 26 Agreement relating to the benefit of rights against Soil Mechanics Limited arising out of work done in respect of the proposed Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds, 14 December 1993, 27 Letter from Royal Armouries (International) plc to the Board of Trustees of the Armouries, supplemental to the Agreement to Assign and the Deed of Assignment, 14 December 1993; certified by Hammond Suddard, 22 December 1993

Extent

3 boxes

Access Conditions

Open Access

Reproduction Conditions

Copyright of the Board of Trustees of the Armouries

Administrative / Biographical History

Key documents relating to the development of the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds, collated by the Museum's solicitors, Simpson Curtis

Archivist's Note

The description is taken from a list compiled by Simpson Curtis and from the items themselves

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