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Minshall by Norton

Jan 15, 2020

Minshall by Norton is a limited edition individually numbered art book and reference on Peter Minshall’s Mas as seen through the eyes of Noel Norton, photographer. It covers the period 1967 to 2016 and brings back the memories and drama through color photographs and the written perspective of Nicholas Laughlin. It’s a collectors’ item that […]

Chairman’s Speech for Listing Ceremony

Nov 12, 2019

The following is a speech made by the Chairman of the National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago, Margaret McDowall, which she made at a ceremony on October 30th at Briarend on Sweet Briar Road. The event was held to signal the recommendation by the National Trust to list 30 properties and so offer them protection […]

Red House, Arima Dial in final stages of becoming heritage sites

Oct 30, 2019

Well-known landmarks such as the Red House, Arima Dial, Knolly’s Tunnel, and others have been recommended to be added to the National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago’s list of protected heritage sites and are in the final stages. Margaret McDowall, Chairman of the National Trust, said at a media briefing on Wednesday that this historic […]

National Trust to list 30 buildings

Oct 04, 2019

Some 30 buildings of heritage value, including the Red House, will be soon formally listed under the National Trust Act. “We have gone through the entire process for each,” National Trust chairman Margaret McDowell told Newsday on Thursday. “We’ve been working flat out.” The country has as many as 400 heritage sites that could probably […]