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Heritage. Building of the Faculty of Engineering and Attached Sciences | Julio Vilamajó
20-11-2009 No Comments

Heritage. Building of the Faculty of Engineering and Attached Sciences | Julio Vilamajó

 The project arises in a stage in which the national incursions in the ” modern architecture ” have given already his first fruits. If one has to find a modal this of the work they might be the headquarters of the ” modern movement “: the building of the Bauhaus in Dessau of 1926, with similar image inside the same […]

Patrimonio. Cheap houses, 1911. Centenary of the first law
06-10-2009 47 Comments

Patrimonio. Cheap houses, 1911. Centenary of the first law

Commemorative exhibition of the Centenary, of the Law of Cheap Houses; a norm that, for the housing in Spain, marked forever the original line of exit and it constitutes the stone fundacional of a constructive process of improvement and social well-being to which still we consider totally alive and opened. On the other hand, a heritage that till now has […]

Industrial architecture. The Coin House of Xubia (A Coruña)
28-09-2009 23 Comments

Industrial architecture. The Coin House of Xubia (A Coruña)

The Coin House of Xubia manufactured coin of copper in diverse periods between 1812 and 1868. It had established  in 1791 in Xubia, in the mouth of the river Xubia in the estuary of Ferrol (A Coruña), with the name of Real National Factory of Cobrería, like foundry of copper, with the purpose to resupply to the Arsenal of the […]

Patrimonio. “Fojo” Cinema, in Ortigueira | Antonio Tenreiro Rodriguez
07-09-2009 30 Comments

Patrimonio. “Fojo” Cinema, in Ortigueira | Antonio Tenreiro Rodriguez

This summer print belongs to an interesting building of the locality coruñesa of Ortigueira. The construction dates back of 1930. His author was Antonio Tenreiro Rodriguez. The building, simple of plant and of racionalist solutions to the vienesa, with nearby relatives in other buildings of the same kind, consists of down and two plants. It was a cinema. The cinema […]

Urban regeneration of Ferrol. Galicia
19-08-2009 48 Comments

Urban regeneration of Ferrol. Galicia

It is not the first time that speak in some space of the BLOG of Ferrol Vello, the first Ferrol, that undoes  in ruins interested. There by April of this year, that is to say, does scarce five months, the emplazamiento ancient of Ferrol and his constructions were declared Well of Cultural Interest (BIC) that catalogs it of historical group, […]

Industrial architecture. Pencil Hispania Factory (II)
15-08-2009 72 Comments

Industrial architecture. Pencil Hispania Factory (II)

The factory of pencil Hispania finds  in Ferrol Fluff, in the promontory of the gardens of the Bastion of Saint Xoán, dominating above these the sights of the port and the estuary, between Mugardos and La Graña. It was founded, in the years thirty of the 20th century (1933, probáblemente), by several partners between which found  Alberto Fernández Martín, important […]

Heritage. Maris Stella, the “torn churc”
02-08-2009 44 Comments

Heritage. Maris Stella, the “torn churc”

In Orcasitas, inside Pradolongo’s park there is a ruin that stands out for his unexpected presence and for his lamentable condition. The oldest of the zone know her for the torn church. During the Civil war it suffered damages and in these moments there is fallen of badly preserved that is. The church is called Maris Stella and it was […]

Industrial heritage.Coca-Cola Factory | Andrés Fernández-Albalat Lois+Antonio Tenreiro
14-07-2009 43 Comments

Industrial heritage.Coca-Cola Factory | Andrés Fernández-Albalat Lois+Antonio Tenreiro

The factory of BEGANO, or the factory of Coca-Tail, as it is used to him  designate, was projected by the architects Andrés Fernández-Albalat Lois and Antonio Tenreiro in 1960. The work is considered, with the building Plastibar of Vigo, of Xosé Bar Boo (1957), as one of the milestones that marked, after the decade of the 50, the reincorporación of […]

The lost architectures: Frontones | Eduardo Torroja+Secundino Zuazo
28-06-2009 29 Comments

The lost architectures: Frontones | Eduardo Torroja+Secundino Zuazo

Of the maintenance of the architectural heritage of the cities occupy  the institutions created for the case and the architects that elaborate the peritaje technical that serves of base for the protection and care of the works to protect. Many times, too many times, occurs that those low whose protect find  the buildings and constructions to preserve, do the fat […]

Industrial architecture.Pescaderías Coruñesas | Gonzalo Iglesias
12-06-2009 1,611 Comments

Industrial architecture.Pescaderías Coruñesas | Gonzalo Iglesias

Pescaderías Coruñesas, was founded by Luis Lamigueiro in 1911. The first establishment opened  in the street Recoletos. In 1916, it began  the construction of a new building, to charge of the architect Gonzalo Churches, inaugurated in 1922. In addition to being the head office for the distribution of fishes to the branches was factory of ice. The building was in […]

Patrimonio. San's Rafael hospital-asylum (Madrid) | Ignacio de Aldama Elorz
21-05-2009 One Comment

Patrimonio. San’s Rafael hospital-asylum (Madrid) | Ignacio de Aldama Elorz

This former hospital was A House of Charity for crippled and rachitic children, directed by the Hospitable Order of God’s San Juan, and with the time it finished turning into paediatric clinic of surgery osteo – to articulate, with services of medicine and general surgery. The building, of brick in style neomudejar, acts Ignacio de Aldama Elorz’s, the Queen Dona […]

Industrial architectura. La Panificadora. 1917 | Otto Werner+Jorge Buchi+Manuel Gómez Román
11-05-2009 34 Comments

Industrial architectura. La Panificadora. 1917 | Otto Werner+Jorge Buchi+Manuel Gómez Román

The factory of flours or Panificadora is one of the more beautiful architecture examples industrial in our city. It was built in 1917 by Antonio Valcarce, shortly after of having closed the factory of flours “The Miller”, being Manuel Gómez Román architect of the work, and Otto Werner and Jorge Buchl engineers. In its beginnings it had the building of […]

Heritage. Faculty of Philology and Translation | Desiderio Pernas
05-05-2009 695 Comments

Heritage. Faculty of Philology and Translation | Desiderio Pernas

El antigo Colegio Universitario de Vigo (conocido por los vigueses por el acrónimo de CUVI), en la actualidad Facultad de Filología y Traducción, es el germen de lo que hoy es la Universidad de Vigo. El Campus de Vigo, vieja reclamación de la sociedad viguesa, nace precisamente a raíz de las protestas llevadas a cabo por las fuerzas vivas de […]

Industrial architecture. Conservas Alfageme Factory | Manuel Gómez Román
22-04-2009 773 Comments

Industrial architecture. Conservas Alfageme Factory | Manuel Gómez Román

The Alfageme arrived at Vigo from Asturias. They decided to move its factory from Candás to Vigo in 1873. Back then in Vigo was begun to develop the modern canning industry, with containers of tinplate. In our city it had a good one bases on the one which to develop the industry, since suppliers and the commercial export structure were […]

Industrial architecture. Lapices Hispania Factory en El Ferrol (I)
19-04-2009 2,144 Comments

Industrial architecture. Lapices Hispania Factory en El Ferrol (I)

The factory of pencils Hispania is found in Ferrol Fuzz, in the headland of gardens of the Bulwark of St Xoán, dominating above these views of the harbor and the big wheel, between Mugardos and the Graña. Was founded, in the thirties of the twentieth century (1934, probáblemente), for several members among which Alberto was found Fernández Martín, significant insdustrial […]

Industrial architectura. Canning factory Albo | Jenaro de la Fuente y Domínguez
22-01-2009 38 Comments

Industrial architectura. Canning factory Albo | Jenaro de la Fuente y Domínguez

In the decade from twenty Jenaro de la Fuente y Domínguez projects a series of buildings of marked influence regionalist where lent takeover elements of the popular architecture Galician. These buildings, mostly housing, were prized by the bourgeoisie of the period. But in addition to housing also projected institutional and buildings buildings industrial. One of them is that which builds […]