Heritage Open Day
Oldwood Pit, Rangeworthy
10am – 4.30pm, Oldwood Pits (Rangeworthy Colliery), Oldwood Lane, off Tanhouse Lane, Yate, BS37 7PZ
PREBOOKED guided tours only 10am, 11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm.
Former 19th century colliery with pit shaft, mine office, drift mine and display of associated artefacts.
Access: This is still a working site, though not coal mining; part of the tour is uneven ground and not suitable for wheelchairs or buggies. Some is accessible to all. Please wear sensible shoes.
Booking: Booking essential. To book, please call 01454 228160 and leave a message with your name, telephone number, which tour and how many people. The organiser will contact you to confirm. Numbers limited to 15 per tour.
Organised by the South Gloucestershire Mines Research Group, the Friends of Ram Hill Colliery and the Avon Industrial Buildings Trust.