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From the 17th March 2014
Preservation work will begin
Tankerville will be closed to all visitors for about 6 months.
An Education Pack has been produced for Snailbeach Mine. It is mainly aimed at junior schools Keystage 2 but can also be used by secondary schools.
Everything is free of copyright and is online.
For further information
In 2014 the L.P.S. intend to begin many projects in the area. These will include forgotten gems like the Pontesford Engine house and some of the stone quarries to improve access and interpretation.
Full details are on their web site.
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Autumn 2013 Newsletter now available
We are hibernating for the winter now
We plan to open
Easter, Sun 20th & Mon 21st April
Spring, Sun 25th & Mon 26th May
Summer opening on Sundays will begin on Sun 8th June when we will also open Roberts level.
We can take bookings of group visits for 2014. Please see link for details “Group Visits”