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Historical Event, Wed 12 Jun 2019

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A Series of Unfortunate Incidents? Industrial Acci

A Series of Unfortunate Incidents? Industrial Acci

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**BOOKING ESSENTIAL**

With John McGoldrick (Curator of Industrial History, Leeds Museums & Galleries)

The Oxford English Dictionary definition of an accident is ‘an unfortunate incident that happens unexpectedly and unintentionally, typically resulting in damage or injury’. Leeds Museums & Galleries’ Curator of Industrial History take a range of industrial accidents in Leeds over the past 200 years and asks the question ‘How unexpected or avoidable were they?’

A talk to tie in with Abbey House Museum's Danger Zone exhibition. https://www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/abbeyhouse/exhibitions/dang... [https://www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/abbeyhouse/exhibitions/danger-zone]

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

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Dates Times
Wed 12 Jun 2019 14:45 to 00:00

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Advance booking essental. £5.50 paid on day (includes entry to rest of the museum)

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    Address

    Abbey Walk,
    Abbey Road,
    Kirkstall,
    Leeds,
    LS5 3EH

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    Map reference: SE 259363  Lat: 53.82237 Long: -1.60710

    By Car - from Leeds City Centre follow the A65 (Kirkstall Road) for approximately 2 ½ miles. Abbey House can be found on your right approximately ¼ mile after the Kirkstall Retail Park, opposite Kirkstall Abbey.

    Public Transport - Abbey House is located directly on a well serviced bus route.

    Buses: 33, 33a and 757 travel from the city centre to Kirkstall Road.

    Parking: free

    Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Headingley & Kirkstall Forge station

    Facilities

    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups