Heritage Walk – Iron and Morley Park
June 2nd (Sunday, 2pm) Iron and Morley Park
Start: Park Road, Heage, by the Windmill Inn (DE56 2AB).
Leader: Graham Hutchinson. A three-mile walk following the route of some horse drawn tramways, and visiting the 18th century blast furnaces which used locally mined iron ore and coal to make castings and also pig iron, which was sent to Ambergate to be processed into wrought iron. Some muddy places.