An unofficial history: the launch of our Toastrack publication
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An unofficial history: the launch of our Toastrack publication

The launch of a new publication from Manchester Modernist Society about Manchester’s landmark building – the Toastrack. The Toastrack, also known as the Domestic & Trades College, or the Hollings Faculty of Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU), now stands empty. As MMU prepared to relocate to the city centre, Manchester Modernist Society spent a year at … Continue reading

Missing Familiar #2
Toastrack Museum

Missing Familiar #2

John Owen contacted Manchester Modernist Society in response to an article featured in the Manchester Evening News (Help cast light on the riddle of the missing Toastrack sculpture, 7/11/13 – not currently available online) covering the ongoing search for Hubert Dalwood’s lost Icon. Icon (1958) I worked at the Toastrack as Deputy Faculty Secretary (senior … Continue reading