The Thoresby Society - Past Outings
Sunday May 31st 2009
Middleton Railway and Coal Mining
Guide: David Cook and Martin Roe
Time: 10.15am for lecture at 10.30am
Meeting Place : Moor Road station
Cost: £6 to include refreshments at Moor Rd.and fare
David Cook will talk about the history of Middleton Railway. This will be followed by a steam ride into Middleton Woods where we will be met by archaeologist Martin Roe who will show us the bell pits and other archaeological remains as well as those from the Middleton Coal mines. This should be a fascinating and full day.
Please bring a packed lunch and suitable footwear.