It is the last remaining part of a vanished colliery and a relic of Victorian industrial engineering, with its restored winding house and headgear that still contains its 1876 steam engine, now turned by electric motor. It is the only vertical winding engine in England in its original location.
Address: Bestwood Country Park off Park Road Bestwood Village Nottinghamshire NG6 8TQ
Open Days & Times
Sat 1000-1200. Visit website for more details.
- By Bus: 3, 141
- By Rail: Hucknall / 3.5 miles
- Part disabled access