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Brandy Bottom

Overgrown entrance to Vertical Engine House

Masons have completed the work on the conservation of the Horizontal Engine House and the New Pit heapstead at Brandy Bottom. This has been funded by a combination of a grant from the Ibstock Enovert Trust and the AIBT's resources.

Photo right: The overgrown entrance to the Vertical Engine House at Brandy Bottom, seen from the top of the adjacent heapstead, December 2011.

All four interpretation boards, paid for by a grant from Historic England, are now in place.

A 'Friends of Brandy Bottom' newsletter (No 19) was published in May 2018.

The dates of work parties in 2018 can now be found on the 'Location and Work Parties' page of the site.

Brandy Bottom will be open on the Heritage Open Days weekend of 15 and 16 September 2018.

Brunel's Other Bridge

Infomation on the dates of work parties at the 'Brunel's other Bridge' project can be found on the 'Project' page of their website - brunelsotherbridge.org.uk.

Page updated: 10 Jun 18