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Earth Science Week 2017: Coal Mines Guided Walk

  • Radstock Museum BA3 3EP (map)

“Coal Mines and Railways”: Radstock and Kilmersdon walk with the Mendip Society. 
A walk with Roger Moses around the industrial remains of the Somerset Coal Field.  Remains of old mines, railways, Somerset Coal Canal and a fossil rich coal spoil heap at Writhlington.  Some moderate climbs/descents, stiles, may be muddy in places, easy return along railway. Museum open at finish for refreshments. 
Walking boots/shoes, approx. 5 miles.