Tag: scottish slate
Tour the quarries and fields that built Scotland, and could help us reach a low carbon future
Tuesday 2 November 2021
Join us on a virtual tour to find out more about Scotland's historic building materials, where they come from, what they have been used for, and ways they can help us build a sustainable future.
The rise and demise of Scotland’s historic slate industry
Friday 17 April 2020
So many of our traditional buildings in Scotland are roofed in slate. Discover what made slate so popular, then what caused its decline, in this blog.