Colliery sites in urban Bristol
The walk will take in a number of the main colliery sites in urban Bristol and will start in the Siston area and then head into Kingswood. Start time and location to be advised.
Kingswood Miners and Methodism (Flyer Link) a talk by Gary Best.
Non-members welcome; fee £2:00 ea.
The Miners Institute, Coalpit Heath (Location), 7:30 pm for 8:00 pm start.
Walking South Gloucestershire’s Iron Mine Sites
Windrush Quarry an Underground Cotswold Stone Mine by Jonathan Maisey
Troopers Hill and surrounding area.
National Mining Conference, Forest of Dean.
Heritage Open Days:
- Brandy Bottom Colliery, Pucklechurch
- Oldwood Pits, nr. Rangeworthy
- Ram Hill Colliery, nr. Coalpit Heath
Early Engine Houses & Railways of the Forest of Dean by David Hardwick