Pinxton Colliery

The John King workshop museum and research centre

The Museum is on Victoria rd, Pinxton, Nottinghamshire. Open from March to November on Sundays 2pm to 4.30pm. Dedicated to the industrial, social & family history of Pinxton and South Normanton, and particularly John King & his invention of the mines cage safety detaching hook. The museum keeps records of any historic event, news papers, old photos and mining memorabilia.

The museum are always looking for new items and anything you might think of as rubbish or scrap could be a great find for the museum .

Chairman: D Deneley, Secretary: N Taylor 01773-810122, Treasurer: S Sterland.