All Aboard on our Trip to Sheffield!

Date: 20th September 2017
Times: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location: Pendle Heritage Centre

If you are interested in Industrial History this should prove to be a captivating day out. We have planned a coach trip to some fascinating industrial heritage sites in the Sheffield area.

Village of Hathersage seen from the lane to Lean. Courtesy of Pale Clouded White

We will travel via the lovely village of Hathersage where there will be time to explore and enjoy a coffee before moving on to Sheffield for Kelham Island Museum where we should see the River Don Engine in steam and, after lunch, on to a guided tour of the Shepherd Wheel water powered workshops site. On the way home we will, of course, stop for afternoon tea!

Crucible Steel, Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet. Courtesy of Ashley Dace.

The coach will leave at 8.30am and return at approximately 6pm.
The cost will be £40.00 each, including entrance fees. This trip is suitable for adults only. Numbers are limited so please, if you would like to join us email info@foph.co.uk as soon as possible.

Cast Iron, Post Mediaeval Cannon Ball. found in Sheffield. Courtesy of The Portable Antiquities Scheme & The Trustees of the British Museum

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