Heritage Research

The stories of people and places in OuseburnRead more

Ouseburn on film

Links to films old and new featuring Ouseburn ValleyRead more

Walks and talks

A programme of summer walks as well as self-guided walks to explore the heritage of the Ouseburn Valley.Read more

Heritage Group

Trustees, staff and members are working together to oversee the development and operation of heritage initiatives and related projects.Read more

Photo archives

The Ouseburn Trust holds three large collections of photographs with volunteers cataloguing them for easier access.Read more

Visit the Victoria Tunnel

Advance booking is essential for tours of the Victoria Tunnel - a preserved 19th century waggonway under the city built by the Victorians to carry coal and re-used as an air raid shelter during World War 2.Read more


Research and recollections of life in the Ouseburn ValleyRead more

a heritage centre for ouseburn

We are exploring the opportunity to develop a heritage centre and open air community space at 26 Lime Street, including the slipway and Motor Boat ClubRead more

Beyond the Map

Digital storytelling project and ceramic tile project in 2013.Read more