Peak District Mines Historical Society
Promoting and preserving mining heritage
(Registered charity No. 504662)

Society News

Illustrated Talk on the Derbyshire Lead Mining Industry, Tuesday May 16th

by Chris James | May 02, 2017
Dr. Lynn Willies will be giving an illustrated talk on the Peak District lead mining industry at the Peak District Lead Mining Museum, Matlock Bath, on Tuesday, May 16th. The talk will start at 7.30pm, and will include mines in Matlock, Crich, Wirksworth, Cromford, Bonsal and Darley Dale.

Cromford Moor lead mine, DerbyshireTickets are £6 (or £5 for PDMHS or Friends of the Pavillion). Half price for under 18s.
Tea & cake are included in the price!
Tickets can be bought in advance or on the night from the Peak District Lead Mining Museum (subject to availability).
Phone 01629 583834 to reserve tickets. See here for further details of the location and for directions.

The event is wheelchair accessible.

This is a joint fund raising event for the Peak District Lead Mining Museum and The Matlock Bath Heritage Group.


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