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.

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