Iron Mining In North Lincolnshire
Les Riley will be talking about the Iron Mines of North Lincolnshire, 1850 onwards.
The talk will cover the lay of the orefield, early surface working, later surface working, then the move underground as overburden increased, finishing with present day remains.
A few diagrams and a large number of photographs, both historic and modern.
Les has been interested in mining history since his teens and has been a member of PDMHS since 1970.He is a Chartered Mining Engineer by profession and until retirement in 2019, he managed Tata Steel’s legacy mines in North Lincs for 23 years.
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What & Where?
Where: Zoom Platform - Login tba
When: February 4th 2021
Max people: 50
The talk will take place on the Zoom platform and the site will be available about 15 minutes before the talk is due to start.
Login details will be released around 24 hours before the talk.
Although it says the talk is limited to 50 ... it isn''t, that''s the max this site allows. The Zoom max is 100.
During the talk attendees should mute their microphones and questions should be posed at the end or by using the chat function.
Added to the calendar by Monty Stubble January 10th
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