Bilton Park Colliery Walk
BIlton Historical Society
Nidd Gorge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG5 9HE
A 1.5 mile walk to the site and remains of the 18th century Bilton Park Colliery on the banks of the River Nidd.
This is a guided walk to the site and remains of the 18th century Bilton Park Colliery on the banks of the River Nidd in the Nidd Gorge, together with an explanation of the remains and the story of the colliery.
Saturday 11 September: 14.00
Pre-booking is not essential but preferred to ascertain numbers
Booking Contact: Bilton Historical Society
Call: 01423 203097
Go to: http://www.biltonhistoricalsociety.org.uk
Booking opens: 2 August 2021 09:00
Booking closes: 10 September 2021 17:00
This is an outdoor walk along public footpaths in the woods along the River Nidd. There are gentle slopes but some also are steep in places and there are some steps. The paths can be rough underfoot and although there are wooden boards to avoid the worst of the mud these can be slippery when wet. Appropriate footwear and clothing are recommended.
This event will run in line with local & national government guidelines at the time of the festival.
Max 30 people per tour/session. 1.5-2.00 hours Contact for the day: Alan Gould 07871 691844
The walk will begin at the Woodland Trust, Nidd Gorge Car Park signed from the B6165 Ripley Road, Knaresborough.
Bilton Historical Society