Memento: Trinity Buoy Wharf

Memento Sound Walk 2015
at Trinity Buoy Wharf

Trinity Buoy Wharf Sound Documentary-27

Image Credit: June Cadogan

Memento Trinity Buoy Wharf is part tour, part social commentary with interview soundbites from artists, heritage experts and locals. Explore a creative quarter in the Docklands where cherry pickers sit alongside artists’ studios, where London’s only lighthouse shines over a 1940’s diner.

Logistics:  Self guided audio walk – alone or in a group.
Begin: Outside the Electricians Shop
Start to finish is 45 mins– loops to the beginning. We recommend going in daylight hours.

Map: Just in case you need it – a map 

Audio: Stream is recommended from soundcloud – below – use your own device and headphones.  It also sists
Pre-loaded players & headphones available to hire at the Trinity Buoy Wharf main gate: Mon-Sun 1000 – 1700




Full Interviews: Listen here;

Feedback: Let us know what you thought if you’ve already done a Memento Sound Walk 


Sound Walk Credits
Creators: Olivia Bellas & Adam Mendez
Music: Nicole Robson & thanks to Flamingods & Longplayer
Voice: Silvana Maimone


Interviewees (order of appearance):
Neil Jones – Publicity at Trinity House
Thomas Lovatt – Fat Boys Diner Manager
Ben Phillips – Lightship Recording Studio
Jenifer Ball -Direct descendant of the TBW lighthouse engineer James Douglass
Jem Finer – Artist –  Longplayer
James Adams – Parkour Generations
John Burton – Urban Space Management
Ian Robert Felton – Trinity Art Studios
Angela Beckett – Bow Creek Cafe Proprietor
Anna B Sexton 
– Cultural Curator – Local Resident
Ana Ospina – Fourth Wall Creations
Nicole Robson – Musician
Lucy Kurrein – Furniture Designer

Live Event Credits
Performer: Silvana Maimone
Director: Olivia Bellas
Co Producers: Julian Triandafyllou & Jessie Teggin
Visuals: Dan Brown – Mash Cinema
Photography: June Cadogan
Artwork: Gemma Mitchell

Lo Res TBW Logo

 is a creative quarter in the Docklands managed by Urban Space Management Ltd.  Home to a thriving community of over 250 creatives, London’s only lighthouse, Container City, a sculpture park and spectacular views over the river Thames of the O2 Arena and Canary Wharf. The Trinity Buoy Wharf Trust support local arts initiatives and are funders of the Memento Sound Walk at Trinity Buoy Wharf.

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Memento Trinity Buoy Wharf 2010
We ran a pilot version and was the first foray into sound walks for us with the 2010 version serving as excellent research where we tested, learned and hatched future plans – photos from the events and audio sample here.


2010 Credtits
Annette Mees – Director
David Varela – Writer
Adam Mendez – Sound Design
Olivia Bellas – Producer
Tom Bowtell – Research
Jo Shaw –  Set & Props
Violet Bennell & Jeremy Sachs – Project Coordination

Mel Cook: Voiceover Artist
Jamie Zubairi: Voiceover Artist

Thanks to support from:



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