Celebrating the world’s finest Transporter Bridge - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Slide1 l.jpg
Download
1 / 22

  • 158 Views
  • Updated On :
  • Presentation posted in: Pets / Animals

Celebrating the world’s finest Transporter Bridge. Crow Point Festival John Hallam Festival Director, NCIC info@crowpoint.co.uk 01633 762155. Celebrating the World’s finest Transporter Bridge. Transporters and people movers Heritage and regeneration Crow Point concept Event overview

Related searches for Celebrating the world’s finest Transporter Bridge

I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.

Download Presentation

Celebrating the world’s finest Transporter Bridge

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Slide1 l.jpg

Celebrating the world’s finest Transporter Bridge

  • Crow Point Festival

  • John Hallam

  • Festival Director, NCIC

  • info@crowpoint.co.uk

  • 01633 762155


Slide2 l.jpg

Celebrating the World’s finest Transporter Bridge

  • Transporters and people movers

  • Heritage and regeneration

  • Crow Point concept

  • Event overview

  • Future plans


Slide3 l.jpg

Transporters and people movers


Slide4 l.jpg

Transporters and people movers


Slide5 l.jpg

Transporters and people movers


Slide6 l.jpg

Transporters and people movers


Slide7 l.jpg

Transporters and people movers

Franco-British Exhibition, London 1908

Santa Justa Lift, Lisbon 1902


Slide8 l.jpg

Transporters and people movers

  • 19th Century belief in technology

  • Rooted in fantasy eg Jules Verne

  • Cheap solution to river crossings

  • Failed when motor traffic increased

  • Few surviving examples, of which Newport’s is the finest!

Voyage to the Moon 1902


Slide9 l.jpg

Transporters and people movers


Slide10 l.jpg

Transporters and people movers


Slide11 l.jpg

Transporters and people movers


Slide12 l.jpg

Heritage and regeneration


Slide13 l.jpg

Heritage and regeneration

  • finding our lost sense of place

  • focus on communities

  • local markets

  • eclectic partnerships


Slide14 l.jpg

Crow Point concept

  • Supporting social regeneration in Newport

  • Non-profit making c.i.c, with voluntary Board

  • Maximise use of Transporter Bridge for celebration

  • Ecology and sustainable transport

  • Encourage pride in Newport for future generations

  • Supporting diversity and a common sense of place


Slide15 l.jpg

Crow Point imagery


Slide16 l.jpg

Crow Point site

Location: Coronation Park, NP19 0RB


Slide17 l.jpg

Old Town Dock area

S.D.R.

Cogent

Felnex Estate

TransporterBridge

Crow Point site

Location: Coronation Park, NP19 0RB


Slide18 l.jpg

Crow Point site plan


Slide19 l.jpg

Crow Point cost breakdown


Slide20 l.jpg

Social capital

  • Majority of income from private sector

  • Developmental model for future community projects

  • Develop access and use of National Cycle Network

  • New training opportunities in event management

  • Develop events market for South East Wales e.g. traders, PA Hire, marketing

  • Learning experience for community sector


Slide21 l.jpg

Crow Point futures

  • A future for the Transporter Bridge

    • SDR & M4 Relief Road showcase the Bridge in the new southern approach into Newport

    • Events like Crow Point can focus attention on bridge

    • A hub for social enterprise alongside Wastesavers; centre for cycle tourism on Route 4 into Newport.

    • Second “Crow Point” event planned for 2008


  • Login