STEAM ENGINES OF THE COALPIT HEATH COLLIERIES

posted 21 Jun 2015, 12:06 by Phil Handy   [ updated 21 Jun 2015, 12:06 ]
THURSDAY 25TH JUNE 2015 7. 30PM

MINERS INSTITUTE, COALPIT HEATH

South Gloucestershire Mines Research Group invite you to join them for a talk to launch their new book
“The History and Industrial Archaeology of the Steam Engines of The Coalpit Heath Colliery Company. “

The book covers Mayshill, Nibley, New Engine and of course Frog Lane Colliery and tells the story of the engines and the men that drove and maintained them

The author, Steve Grudgings will be telling the stories behind the pictures, many of which have not been published before and showing additional pictures that could not be included in the book.

Bring your old pictures, documents and artefacts to show.

Tell your friends

Entry is FREE!


The book will be on sale on the 25th, but if you can’t join them and want to buy the book (£15 plus P&P), please contact the Chairman, Roger Gosling on 01454 883607 or email chairman@sgmrg.co.uk