Newstead and Annesley on the web.

A guide to some interesting sites, online collections and forums which relate to the area’s heritage and ecology.

Heritage and History sites

Miners’ blogs and Mining Heritage sites

Dr David Amos historian and former Annesley miner has worked on many projects connecting historical research into mining with community and heritage project. This blog explores coalmining and representation in East Midlands Museums, and features videos and a facebook page.

Adit now – a forum of mine exploration, history, and industrial archeology.

Newstead archive

Annesley archive

3. Annesley pit entry on Healy Hero website

4. AD newspaper – mining and railway history but not as you know it!

The rail yard, train lines and stations

Urban exploration forums

Museums and archives

Documents and reports online


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