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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In accordance with the latest government announcement regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, users should be aware of the instruction to stay at home, and to only leave the house for food, health reasons or essential work. You should also stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people.

In light of this, the groups, clubs and societies listed within the Shropshire Community Directory will be unable to meet until further notice, and there may be a reduced service for other local and national organisations.

For further information, please contact the individual groups or organisations listed.

Shropshire Mines Trust Limited


Shropshire Mines Trust can offer surface and walk-in underground visits to Snailbeach Lead Mine. Visits can be adapted for schools or specialised interests, and group visits can be organised on weekdays or weekends.

The Trust man the visitor centre at Snailbeach most Sundays in the summer. They can give advice regarding the history of all types of mining in Shropshire and displays on mining.

The Trust:

  • has a large collection of mining tools and equipment.
  • demonstrates working mining machinery and tools at various shows.
  • manages Snailbeach Lead Mine.
  • owns Tankerville Lead Mine.

For more information about the Trust, Snailbeach Mine, Tankerville Mine and mining in Shropshire, please follow the links to the various websites.

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