’Millennium Markers’ - Industrial heritage in a community space.
Steam engines once screeched to a halt in this pocket park. Now oak sleepers stand as local landmarks in a space carrying a freight of creative projects.
Nature trail Engine plates: part of an integrated scheme that included the feature pieces, nature trail, signage and seating.
Sand cast bronze Oak leaf engine plate, part of the nature trail.
Modelled by a year six pupil at Childs Hill Primary School, London NW2.
Carriages were added to the site at a later date: freighted with a cargo representing the Earth, the Sun and the Moon.
Summer workshops included one making dinosaurs.
Another summer workshop made windmills.
The Cricklewood Millennium Green is a community space local to where I live. Over the years it has served as a venue for various creative projects.