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The Ashington Group (Pitmen Painters)

The Ashington Group (Pitmen Painters)

Be like Robson Green in the ITV Perspectives documentary and discover the artwork of a remarkable group of men - The Pitmen Painters. Only at Woodhorn you can see the stunning Ashington Group Collecti...
Coal Town

Coal Town

There's a lot to fit in before bait-time!Woodhorn Colliery and the people who worked it were typical of a world that has vanished forever. So what was coal mining really like?Coal Town is Woodhorn...
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Follow the Banner

Follow the Banner

A miner's proudest possession;March your way to the top of our ‘ramp of reform’. It’s the last resting place of a miner’s proudest possession – the pit banner.You&rsq...
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The Colliery Experience

The Colliery Experience

Many of Woodhorn's pit buildings remain to tell their extraordinary tales. Most are open for your to explore and discover more about the workings of the site and the stories of the people who work...
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