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HODS – Crowle Peatland Railway
September 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Part of the Lincolnshire HODs Festival 2022
Peat has been extracted from Crowle & Thorne Moors since at least Medieval times. In the late 19th century this became more industrialised and railways began to be used by the peat works. Come and find out about this important industry. We will be providing train rides throughout the day. Also, there will be talks about the history of the moors and the development of the peat industry at 11.00 and 15.00 on each day.
Booklet Number: 7a
Address: The Old Peatworks, Dole Road, Crowle. DN17 4BL. Grid reference: SE757140. what3words: dabbing.amphibian.line Mapcode: GBR QVGL.FT From Junction 2 of the M180 follow the A161 towards Goole. In Crowle follow the brown duck signs.
Time: Sat 10th – Sun 11th & Sat 17th – Sun 18th 10.00 – 16.00
Booking required: No