Tag: industrial heritage
5 things you might not know about…James Watt
Monday 17 June 2019
Scottish inventor James Watt re-invented the steam engine. His inventions drove the Industrial Revolution, and shaped the future of Scotland and beyond. In celebration of our free exhibition on the life of James Watt and his impact on engineering and industrial heritage, we reveals 5 things you didn’t know about Watt.
Celebrating Scotland’s Industrial Heritage
Thursday 2 August 2018
What makes Scotland’s industrial heritage so special? Join our Head of Industrial Heritage, Miles Oglethorpe, to find out.
Gardez L’Eau – ‘watch out for the water’
Thursday 25 January 2018
Decay from weather, water and salts to Bothwell Castle’s Latrine Tower prompted conservation work at the site.