Subscribe to Blog All Welcome and invite other

The History of Consett Steelworks project team would like to ask all to consider subscribing to our website blog

  1. So you get a copy emailed to you when they are published
  2. Will help with future funding applications and discussions with partners if we can show a viewable figure of interactors/interested parties

We would also welcome contributions for the Blog from anyone who worked at the Steelworks who might want to share their memories like for example Alan Swinburne. Steve Shields and Philip Brown have done

Also an invite to local heritage groups to do a guest blog

Either comment or send us an email


The Workers Album- All Welcome

The History of Consett Steelworks project team have started a Workers Album our Facebook page

Link for Workers Album on History of Consett Steelworks Facebook Page

If you or a member of your family would like to be added to album it is easy

We need

  1. Name
  2. A picture
  3. Indication of what roles were and when
  4. Any more information or memories you can share

We can also offer to work with you to do a Consett Story blog post if you would like to do that

please comment or email us to discuss being added to the album

Happy New Year 2022 from the History of Consett Steelworks Project

The History of Consett Steelworks project team would like to wish all a good and safe 2022

We thank all for your interest and contributions so far, if you have a story. pictures or documents to share please either post on our Facebook group or send us an email

Keep an eye out for 2022 events as these are confirmed

We would also welcome volunteers to assist with

  1. Photo archiving and logging
  2. Adding and managing the content of the website
  3. Be part of the Mapping Group – read more here
  4. If you have memories or would like to do a Consett Story or guest blog please do get in touch

If you would like to get involved do get in touch

Facebook group link