Pleasley Pit Site – Motors at the Mine
On Sunday 9th July 2017 (11am – 3pm), the preserved Pleasley Pit site are running a free classic car event. All types of classic cars, motorcycles, PSV’s / HGV’s and tractors will be on display. Also featured will the running of the restored pit winding engines. Pleasley Pit is located three-miles north-west of Mansfield on the A617. Postcode for sat-nav is NG19 7PH.
Pleasley Pit merged with nearby Shirebrook Colliery in 1983. The Pleasley site remained a satellite for Shirebrook until the closure of the pit in 1993. The Pleasley Pit preservation movement dates from 1997.
More – www.pleasleypittrust.org