Historic pictures of Riverside House

  These images from early-mid 20th Century show the front entrance to Riverside House with its ornate porch. This turn of the century picture is of an archaeological excavation that reveals the narrow gauge railway that was used to transport heavy casted products from the ‘New Foundry’, now the Lion Health Medical Centre, to the…

Riverside House – Brick making at Blists Hill

The final day of our Wall project learning how to make bricks the traditional way with Helen Garbett and Artworks for Change. Informative and great fun! The product of our labours will be on display in our ‘Conversations with an old wall’ exhibition at the end of August.