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Law Courts (Repairs)

Volume 524: debated on Sunday 2 May 1954

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78.

asked the Minister of Works what are the alterations now being made to the pillars outside the Law Courts; what is the cost of the work; and if he will bear in mind the need for eliminating unnecessary expenditure.

The outer surfaces of the columns have crumbled badly and are being repaired at a cost of £131. If the stone were left to deteriorate the columns would, before long, have to be entirely replaced at a much greater expense.