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Industrial & Transport Collections Study Day at British Motor Museum

Scrap Metal and How to Avoid it!

 An Introduction to Caring for Industrial and Transport Collections

 Thursday 16th March 2017

 Supported by Arts Council Museum Resilience funding, the British Motor Museum is running a study day for museum professionals and volunteers caring for industrial and transport collections. 130 more words


Waratah Gas Works - Historical Timeline

To assist the Waratah residents we have compiled a historical timeline of news reports from TROVE, that detail the evolution of the creation of the Waratah Gas Works that officially opened in 1st August 1889 to the time they were sold to the City of Newcastle Gas and Coke Company Limited  on 30 April 1922. 2,078 more words

Advocacy And Public Awareness

Glossop Times iPad App

Available on the App Store from today, programmed by Mixed Reality, the Glossop Times App has been produced as part of an AHRC Digital Transformations project called Affective Digital Histories – Recreating De-industrialised Places, 1880s to present. 126 more words


Campo Boario

  • What: Campo Boario (“field of the cows”). The trading area of the former Rome slaughterhouse
  • Where: 41.874236, 12.473547
  • When: 2015
  • How: Fomapan

Campo Boario is a wide area close to the former Rome slaughterhouse and in the past it was used to host the animals before their death and to handle the trades of livestock. 52 more words

Film Bw 135

3D model of Newsome Mill

These photos were taken by Nigel Coxon, using drone footage. Please take a look at Nigel’s 3D models of Newsome Mill, before and after the fire, created from the same images.  71 more words

Newsome Mill

St Agnes to Porth Towan, December

Walk details

  • Route Trevaunance Cove – St Agnes Beacon – Wheal Coates – Chapelporth – Porth Towan
  • Distance 6.65m, although as previously mentioned I think ViewRanger underestimates slightly when polling at intervals.
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Redruth Mining Heritage Circular, December 16

Walk details

  • Route Redruth – Carn Brea – Brea – High Condrurrow – St Edward’s Mine, Grenville United Mines – Great Flat Lode through Carnkies to Wheal Buller – Church Town – Redruth…
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