The Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings coronet © Historic England DP263200

News from Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

Keep up to date with the latest Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings news stories.


New Phase of Works Start at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

New works to enable better and greener access to site.

Flaxmill Gets Funding Boost

Project boosted by £1 million contribution from Shropshire Council.

Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings is Re-Crowned

Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings’ cast iron coronet has been put back in place following vital repairs.

Excavation at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings Reveals Huge Chimney Base

An archaeological excavation has revealed the base of the old chimney at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings.

HemingwayDesign commissioned to reimagine Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

HemingwayDesign commissioned to reimagine Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

Public Asked to Help Save Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings’ Iron Crown

Crowd funder launched to help save iron crown of Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

‘As Shadows Return’ Light Installation Brings History to Life at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

Art installation marks completion of the first phase of restoration at the world’s oldest iron-framed building.

Restoration Milestone Reached for ‘Most Important Building of the Modern Age’

Restoration of the roof completed on the 1797 Grade I listed Main Mill at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings.

Time Capsule at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

A handmade brick, artwork and letters and poems by local children have been placed into a time capsule at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings.

Students Get Hands-On at Iconic Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

Students gain hands-on experience of traditional construction methods using 18th-century Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings as a site for hands-on learning.

Construction Work at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings Begins

Funding from The National Lottery is enabling construction work to start on the iconic Main Mill and Kiln at the Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings.

Supported by

Historic England
Friends of the Flaxmill Maltings
Shropshire Council
National Lottery Heritage Fund
The Marches Local Enterprise Partnership
Midlands Engine
Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation logo
Logo text: Foyle Foundation
Company crest for the Ironmongers' Company. Moto reads: ASSHER DURE
Logo text: The Pilgrim Trust
Text reads: The Walker Trust
Logo for William A Cadbury Charitable Trust
Logo text reads: The Wolfson Foundation
Logo text reads: Worshipful Company of Builders' Merchants. Crest moto reads: STAT FORTUNA DOMUS
Worshipful Company of Engineers crest. Moto reads: CERTARE INGENIO