All posts by Dominique Bell

About Dominique Bell

I'm the Project Manager for the North East and Yorkshire Hub of the Unlocking Our Sound Heritage Project.

This exciting project, led by the British Library and funded by National Lottery Heritage will digitally preserve the nation's most at risk audio heritage and open them up to everyone.

When is a railway a railway?

Many people see the opening of the Stockton and Darlington railway in 1825 as the beginning of the railway age, but did you know that railways existed more than 200 years before or arguably even earlier? In basic terms a… Read more

The Willington Waggonway Research Programme

You may remember the remains of a section of a wooden waggonway were discovered underneath the former Neptune Shipyard not far from Segedunum Roman Fort in the summer of 2013. Before being redeveloped, the site was investigated by archaeologists due… Read more