The explosive mines of Deerpark - Adults £10 and Children £8

  • Available at:
    Deerpark
  • Suitable for:
    Families
  • Cost:
    From £8

Deerpark was once the UK's longest serving explosives works from 1845 to 1965.

From gunpowder to grenades, the Forest Ranger will take you on an eye opening tour. You will see forest ruins of mills, waterwheels, leats and learn of the many disasters that beset this mining area. An untold story told!

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It’s a paradise for bird watchers, nature lovers and dog owners and there are bikes for hire and Rangers offering group walks into the silent woods at dusk.

MyTelegraph.co.uk 19th July 2015