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Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill

Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill, The Mill, St George's Hill, Swannington, Leicestershire, LE67 8QW

Join Leicestershire Industrial History Society and Swannington Heritage Trust for a tour of the 1855-1873 Califat coal mine. Explore two engine house complexes, learn about the two fatal accidents from a guidedressed as a miner.

Sat 6 Jul 2019
  • 14:00 to 15:00, 15:00 to 16:00
  • Access: terrain around buildings, grass uneven
  • Parking: free
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Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill

Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill, The Mill, St George's Hill, Swannington, Leicestershire, LE67 8QW

Find out about former farms, the poverty of the Tan Yard, the life of Lady Beaumont (the first Swannington Resident to be born in India?) and the lost public houses.

  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill

Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill, The Mill, St George's Hill, Swannington, Leicestershire, LE67 8QW

From Snibston No 3 Coal Mine, Spring Lane . Walk in the footsteps of Robert Stephenson on a guided tour of the Swannington Incline at the western end of his 1832 Leicester and Swannington Railway. Booking essential, limited to 20 places.

  • Access: Terrain around the buildings is une
  • Parking: free
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Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill

Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill, The Mill, St George's Hill, Swannington, Leicestershire, LE67 8QW

From Snibston No 3 Coal Mine, Spring Lane at 1pm. Walk in the footsteps of Robert Stephenson on a historical walk that follows his 1832 Leicester and Swannington Railway south towards Coalville. Booking essential, limited to 20 places.

  • Access: The stroll follows stone and grass paths
  • Parking: free
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Grace Dieu Priory ruins

Grace Dieu Priory, Thringstone, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 5GJ

Walk through the ancient Grace Dieu Woods, under the Charnwood Forest Railway and along the Charnwood Forest Canal to the picturesque ruins of Grace Dieu Nunnery which was later a Tudor mansion. A Friends of Grace Dieu event.

  • Rail station: Loughborough (6 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
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Grace Dieu Priory ruins

Grace Dieu Priory, Thringstone, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 5GJ

Walk through the ancient Grace Dieu Woods, under the Charnwood Forest Railway and along the Charnwood Forest Canal to the picturesque ruins of Grace Dieu Nunnery which was later a Tudor mansion. A Friends of Grace Dieu event.

  • Rail station: Loughborough (6 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
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Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill

Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill, The Mill, St George's Hill, Swannington, Leicestershire, LE67 8QW

Join Leicestershire Industrial History Society and Swannington Heritage Trust for a tour of the 1855-1873 Califat coal mine. Explore two engine house complexes, learn about the two fatal accidents from a guidedressed as a miner.

Sun 21 Jul 2019
  • 14:00 to 15:00, 15:00 to 16:00
  • Access: terrain around buildings, grass uneven
  • Parking: free
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Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill

Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill, The Mill, St George's Hill, Swannington, Leicestershire, LE67 8QW

Join us for a fact filled stroll around the area and find out more about the post mill with a lady miller, the secrets of St George’s graveyard, the Coleorton Railway tunnel, the isolation hospital and other hidden treasures.

Walk Route: St George's Hill, Jeffcoat's Lane, Church Hill, Loughborough Road, Mill Lane.

  • Access: Pavement,stone tracks,grass paths,stiles
  • Miles: 2
  • Parking: free
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Grace Dieu Priory ruins

Grace Dieu Priory, Thringstone, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 5GJ

Walk through the ancient Grace Dieu Woods, under the Charnwood Forest Railway and along the Charnwood Forest Canal to the picturesque ruins of Grace Dieu Nunnery which was later a Tudor mansion. A Friends of Grace Dieu event.

  • Rail station: Loughborough (6 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
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Castle Donington Museum

Castle Donington Museum, 4 Apiary Gate, Castle Donington, Leicestershire, DE74 2JS

Join Delia Richards, curator of Castle Donington Museum, for a walk around Castle Donington, an ancient settlement with many interesting features, which still retains its medieval layout and a fine medieval church.

  • Children welcome
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