Winding Wheel Installation

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Winding Wheel Installation

In almost every pit village in England you are welcomed with a giant pit wheel which has become symbolic of its mining heritage. The newly restored winding wheel will welcome visitors back to the site when the museum re-opens on 5 August. Thanks to funding from the Department of Culture Media and Sport. Read more

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#FactFriday: Underground Special

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#FactFriday: Underground Special

If you've been on our underground tour, you'll have experienced the journey down in the cage. But did you know that we actually have more than one way into the mine? Catch up with Pete underground to find out more! Read more

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