Posts tagged: National Coal Mining Museum

Down, Down, Deeper and Down

After visiting the Sculpture Park on Tuesday, I also popped over to the National Mining Museum which is only a few miles away.

I have been there several times before, but I regard it as something of a pilgrimage into my family’s past.

The museum is based at the old Caphouse Colliery which is near Flockton, the village I’ve traced my family back to in the early 1700s. Read more ›››