Former Linby Colliery Winding Engine in Steam

Former Linby Colliery Steam Winding Engine in Steam The former Linby Colliery Robey Steam Winding Engine will be in steam at the Papplewick Pumping Station on Saturday and Sunday, 8th and 9th July 2017 (11am – 5pm), as part of their steaming weekend.  On Sunday...

Remembering Bestwood Colliery – 50 years on

Remembering Bestwood Colliery – 50 years on To commemorate the closure of Bestwood Colliery 50 years ago a special free event is taking place at the preserved Bestwood Winding Engine House on Saturday, 1st July 2017 (10.30 am – 3pm).  The programme for the...