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About our blog ON THE ROAD TO:

We love to visit industrial heritage museums, long-established manufactories, interesting workshops and meet the workers and especially the ‚old masters’ telling about their work-life and experiences. With this blog we are happy to share our little roadtrips with you! You can also subsribe to our newsletter to receive further stories!...

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Abandoned Singer Sewing Factory Wittenberge

Abandoned Singer Sewing Factory Wittenberge

The Singer Company was founded in 1851 by entrepreneur and inventor Isaac Merritt Singer and New York lawyer Edward Clark. The company quickly became the largest sewing machine manufacturer in the world. Due to high demand, the Singer Company set up a location in Germany - in Wittenberge - in...

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Amazing attic find in Berlin

Amazing attic find in Berlin

Wonderful attic find in Berlin in the villa of the former factory owner of Lintz and Eckhardt Berlin. Lintz and Eckhardt founded in 1877 was the biggest factory for chainstitch embroidery machines in Germany before the war. The company sold thousands of machines worldwide because embroidery was very popular in...

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Workshop of a Relief Engraver

Workshop of a Relief Engraver

The Relief Engraver Workshop – established in 1951 – was specialized in the manufacturing of tools for producing baroque frames. It was fascinating to see how the elaborate process starts with a delicate drawing and fine artistic modeling in plasticine clay and ends in extremly hard physical work of steel...

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An abandoned jewelry manufactory in Germany

An abandoned jewelry manufactory in Germany

Visiting this abandoned jewelry manufactory was special. Sad that they had to close after being in business for 150 years because of high costs, falling prices and fading demand. The big presses and steel tools were used for embossing pendants, earrings and closures for necklaces. We are happy to got...

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