Sanson and the Molins factory were major suppliers of concrete as the region industrialised, and this particular works has continued to play a major role in recent years. The chimney of Sanson’s original factory in Sant Just Desvern is clearly visible as you walk along the SE end of Collserola, but the rest of the old plant was demolished and replaced in the 70s by Bofill’s bizarrely-named Walden development.
The local Spanish conservatives (PP) and Catalan separatists (ERC) are saying that the public launch on April 3rd of Barcelona’s gorgeous
- The power of cement
On Thursdays, after this, I like to cycle round the buildings of the Industrial School/Can Batlló to the Guastavino chimney. On
- Rolling, rolling, rolling, down the Llobregat
Either the cat in Sant Climent de Llobregat has a very large mum or someone has driven a Seat 600 through
The good, the bad, and the quite ridiculously ugly.
- Moroccan mosque regs
It’s not just Spain that is cracking down on the re-dedication of buildings as temples and unregulated preaching. [ I’ve been in