Preserving the Flaxmill Maltings

My campaign to restore this iconic building, the first multi-story metal framed building in the world, and ensure its future in the regeneration of this whole area. This technology made possible the tall buildings that create the skyline of almost every great city in the world. It is undoubtedly of outstanding global significance and it is no exaggeration to say that the Flax Mill is regarded as the ‘grandfather of skyscrapers’. 

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New life is breathed into Shrewsbury's Flaxmill Maltings

Visitors see new life is breathed into Shrewsbury's Flaxmill Maltings 

 

The Flaxmill Maltings in Shrewsbury was at the heart of the industrial revolution and, for almost two centuries, employed hundreds of people at a time before it fell empty 30 years ago.