2019
All talks are 7:30 for 8:00 unless otherwise stated at The Miners Institute, Coalpit Heath
 
Date Event Details Flyer Link
January 23rd (Wed)
Talk 1 – The last years of Coal Mining in South Wales.  A talk by Steve Grudgings.  Steve’s latest book will be on sale at the talk. 

           

 Non members welcome to talk – £2 each (Membership is £17.50 per year)

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March 20th (Wed) Talk 2-Underground Bristol by Hamish Orr-Ewing Click Here
April 3rd (Wed)
AGM  
April 6th (Sat) South West Industrial Archaeology Conference-Saltford  
 May 11th (Sat) Outing 1-Walking the sites of Bristol’s Coal Mines  
May 27th (Mon) Ram Hill Colliery Open Day Map
July 4th-8th (Mon-Thu) NAMHO Conference Mid Wales-http://www.namho2019.uk/  
October 2nd (Wed) Talk 3-Kingswood Miners and Methodism by Gary Best  
October 19th (Sat)
Outing 2-Walking the sites of Bristol’s Coal Mines
 
December 4th (Wed)
Talk 4-TBA
 
       

 

2018
All talks are 7:30 for 8:00 unless otherwise stated at The Miners Institute, Coalpit Heath
 
Date Event Details Flyer Link
January 10th (Wed)
Talk 1 – Windrush Quarry; an underground Cotswold Stone mine – Jonathan Maisey  
March 7th (Wed)
AGM & Talk 2  
April 7th (Sat)
OUTING 1 to Troopers Hill and surrounding area  
June 1st-4th (Fri-Mon)
National Mining Conference, Forest of Dean  
September 15-16th (Sat-Sun)
Heritage Open Days:  
  -Brandy Bottom Colliery, Pucklechurch  
  -Oldwood Pits, Nr Rangeworthy Cancelled
  -Ram Hill Colliery, Nr Coalpit Heath  
October 3rd (Wed)
Talk 3 – Cancelled
 
December 5th (Wed)
Talk 4 – Early Engine Houses and Railways of the Forest of Dean – David Hardwick
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