• The Sedó Colony in Esparreguera

The Sedó Colony in Esparreguera

A notebook explaining industrial colonies, taking as its example the Sedó Colony complex

An example providing an insight into where these manufacturing complexes were located, how they were organised and operated, the workers' accommodation and the paternalistic profile of the owners. Industrial colonies were a type of industrial organisation which saw remarkable development in Catalonia over the course of the second half of the 19th century.