Hough Mill open 2-5pm every Sunday from 7th April . . . . . . . . The Trust is leading four walks in the National Forest Walking Festival 18th-30th May - see Diary . . . . . . . . Swannington History pages updated with details of the school and public houses . . . . . . . .

This page lists the main updates applied to this website.

April 2019

23rd April Swannington History pages – added School to the Organisations page, also the Anchor Inn, Bull’s Head, King’s Arms and Railway Inn to the Buildings page.

20th April Hough Mill Today page – new set of photographs showing the mill floors following the 2018 reconfiguration of the mill.

16th April Califat Coal Mine page – April dig report.  A Coal Mining Dynasty re the interconnecting Walker, Bailey, Lewis and Gray families who were coal mine owners, mining engineers, colliery managers, coal merchants and more.

8th April Windmill pages – Windmill Development examples from Somerset and Lincolnshire windmills, Commercial Operation new page describing the non technical aspects of windmills, Mill Family – Kirby  the children who lived in Hough Mill

6th April News Post – We Hope Sails Are Coming To Hough Mill

5th April Coal & Rail pages – Bell & Gin Pits  sketch from LIHS

4th April Nature pages – Snibston No 3 information re weekend volunteers