Cultural Heritage

November 15th, 2018

Salting Factory in O Grove

October 3rd, 2018

Almacén de salga na Barcela (Manuel Lara, 2018)

Salting Factory in Barcela Beach, with another one in the background, Carreiro Beach

Pepitiña Guillán’s Salting Factory

September 4th, 2018

Salga de Pepitiña Guillán na Arousa (Manuel Lara, 2016)

Pepitiña Guillán’s Salting Factory in the port of Saint Julian of the Arousa Island

Rúa’s Shipyard

August 8th, 2018

Estaleiro de Chibilí (Manuel Lara, 2017)

The riverside shipyard of Juan Rúa, known as “Chibilí”, since 1910 has ruled over the beach of A Xunqueira, in Meira.

Electric flour mill in Muros

July 16th, 2018

Muíño eléctrico de Joaquín Iglesias Calderón, ca. 1910 (Manuel Lara, 2018)

As in other places, in Muros the shortage of usable water currents for the milling of cereals was alleviated with the construction of windmills (there are five identified). The arrival of electricity finally solved the problem.

Ponte Norte Hydro Power Plant

June 20th, 2018

The industrial heritage in Galicia: situation and prospects. The coming Tuesday, June 26th, will be an excellent opportunity to get up to date driven by the expert speech of Professor Xoán Carmona.

Ponte Norte Hydro Power Plant

June 8th, 2018

Central hidroeléctrica nun muíño do río Xubia (Manuel Lara, 1991)

Installed in what was a flour mill built in 1829

Walking from Rodeira to Balea

May 21st, 2018

ANFACO Museum summons to a walk from Rodeira to Punta Balea (Cangas do Morrazo)

San Francisco Beach Salting Factory

May 16th, 2018

Almacén de salga en San Francisco (Manuel Lara, 2013)

San Francisco Beach Salting Factory

Vigo’s Bay industry from the sea

April 13th, 2018

A new tour -the sixth one- on the industrial history around Vigo’s Bay