Heritage Open Days

The Mining Institute will be open for Heritage Open Days 2017 on Thursday 7th, Friday 8th and Saturday 9th September. We are offering tours on the hour 10am through to 4pm (except Friday 10am and 11am) for approx 45 minutes or you are welcome to simply call in and see…

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Woodsmith Mine

We are very proud to see that our Past-President, Frederick Smith, has been honoured in the naming of a new mine by Sirius Minerals near Whitby.  Alongside fellow geologist Peter Woods, Rick played a key role in the development of the mine.  Peter Woods played a leading role in the…

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