Nettleton iron mine was first opened circa 1928 by the Mid Lincolnshire Ironstone Company, later run by John Lysaghts and finally British Steel Corporation. Originally horses were used for haulage later replaced by locomotives, mining had ceased by 1968.
Three Tunnel Entrances
Gala 1966 Rescue Display
Ponies and Pony Man
Building Tunnel Entrance
Embankment from Haulage Tunnel Towards Main Drift
Tipping Ore into Wagons
Frank Favill – Nettleton Coal with 4 Horses