Hope Springs Eternal

“Hope springs eternal in the human breast; Man never Is, but always To be blest. The soul, uneasy, and confin’d from home, Rests and expatiates in a life to come.” Alexander Pope – An essay on man The wind is once again battering the garden, shaking the skeletal branches of winter and biting hard. It rolls unimpeded over … More Hope Springs Eternal

The Pear Project

At the northern end of the Brymbo Heritage Site stands a towering sandstone wall stretching for around 8o metres. The imposing structure is a monument to industrial resolve and ingenuity and was constructed during the 19th century to both retain the land behind it and in order to load (charge) the furnaces. Coke and Iron … More The Pear Project