Event Information & Material – Geology and Mining History around Nenthead Heritage Site

The excursion leader Rosemary has put together some preliminary reading material and has further information regarding the event on Saturday 13th July:

Follow the link to some brief notes for Saturdays excursion to print off if you wish.

http://www.cumberland-geol-soc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/July-13th-2019-Nenthead.pdf

  • Please bring something warm to wear underground.
  • There is some rough ground so walking poles might be useful.
  • The car park is up the track along the river.

Event Reminder – Geology and Mining History around Nenthead Heritage Site

Leader: Rosemary Vilder

Meet at heritage site NY 785433
http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?X=378550&Y=543350&A=Y&Z=115

Approx. 2 km walking around historic mining area with some rough ground and steep sections. Optional tour of mine (small donation requested to cover cost of equipment and insurance). Exhibition building with café and toilets.