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Alemparte’s Foundry Mills

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

“Yuqui” medita diante do que queda da fundición (Alejandro Diéguez, abril do 2013)

The walls are the only remains of what was once outstanding heiress of the Sargadelos’ learning.

Traditional Boats

Monday, June 22nd, 2015
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Enseada do Ponto (Manuel Lara, 2008)

From July 9th through 12th of the current, it will take place at Cabo da Cruz (Boiro) the XII Meeting of Traditional Boats of Galicia (

Chau-chau Tannery

Saturday, May 16th, 2015

Curtidoiro Chau-chau (Manuel Lara, 2015)


Built in the second half of the 18th century, the Traba’s Bridge Tannery, known in Noia as “Chau-chau”, is still waiting for the intervention that shall guarantee his conservation.

Another loss in our industrial heritage

Saturday, April 18th, 2015

Os restos dos fornos (Manuel Lara, 2015)

While preparing the edition of a book on the ceramic industry in the Ferrol Estuary, we have witnessed the ruin of the Ares’ Tile Kilns.


Os restos dos fornos (Manuel Lara, 2009)

Galician Arts’ Day

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

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The Galician Royal Academy of Fine Arts, created in 1849 to promote, study, contribute to safeguarding, the awareness of the arts and the Galician cultural heritage, in its meeting of January 31st, 2015, decided to establish the “day of the Galician Arts”.

To celebrate the Galician Arts’ Day, it was chosen April 1st of each year, in memory of the same day of the year 1188, engraved in the heading of the rudder of the “Pórtico de la Gloria” to certify that the work is directed, from the foundation, by Master Mateo.

Buxa 2015 Research Prize

Friday, February 13th, 2015


In this European Industrial and Technical Heritage Year, Buxa, the Association for the Galicia’s Industrial Heritage summons the Buxa 2015 Research Prize. Click here to review the terms and conditions.

Dockyard Workshop Shed

Sunday, January 25th, 2015
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Ilustración de José Alonso Esquivel (1850)

In this 2015 are met two hundred and fifty years of building the Dockyard Workshop Shed of the Arsenal of Ferrol, 374 meters long, the largest factory building built in Europe at the time.

By courtesy of the author, researcher Juan José Burgoa Fernández, and with the permission of José Luis López Sangil, President of the Cultural Association of Historical Studies of Galicia, we offer our partners the work done on this iconic work of Ferrol industrial heritage, “El Tinglado de Maestranza del Arsenal de Ferrol” (Members only tab), published in Volume X (year 2014) of Nalgures magazine, published by that association.


Thursday, January 8th, 2015



We begin the New Year with the joy of knowing that “Entremos na Panificadora”, a portal so interesting as useful in the area of the industrial heritage has returned to the Internet: welcome, and many thanks for your work.

On the other hand, in most European countries volunteers and NGOs are working hard to turn the Campaign ‘2015 European Industrial and Technical Heritage Year’ into a success. May we call everybody, organizations and individuals, to join this initiative – it’s upon you and so many other to take up the challenge. Please spread the message via you’re your media: your newsletter or journal, website, newsgroups, social media etc.

Cheers and good luck!

Monday, December 22nd, 2014
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Ilustración orixinal de Mere Merola para Buxa

In memoriam

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Telleira Arzúa, en Ares (Manuel Lara, 2009)

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