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[WORKSOP] Worksop Town FC: The World's 4th Oldest Football Club
[WORKSOP] Worksop Town FC: The World's 4th Oldest Football Club
Thursday 6th July 2017: 7.30pm (doors open at 7pm)
Who is this Royal Flying Corps soldier?
Who is this Royal Flying Corps soldier?
taken during WW1 in Newark
Budby Post Box Stolen
Budby Post Box Stolen
Postal Heritage gone overnight
ROBINSON,  John Ernest  (Private)
ROBINSON, John Ernest (Private)
Sherwood Forester 4987128
An Air history of Mansfield
An Air history of Mansfield
An Airport, a Heliport and the 'Flying Flea'
[Nottingham] We Dig the Castle - Nottingham Castle's annual archaeological training excavation
[Nottingham] We Dig the Castle - Nottingham Castle's annual archaeological training excavation
17 July - 18 August (weekdays, plus Saturday 5 August): 9.30am-4.30pm
[Newark] Hastings & Shackleton 40th Anniversary
[Newark] Hastings & Shackleton 40th Anniversary
20 & 21 May 2017 - 10am until 5pm each day (last admission at 4pm): 10am to 5pm
BUDBY POST BOX STOLEN
BUDBY POST BOX STOLEN
Postal Heritage gone overnight
The Von Werra Incident
The Von Werra Incident
Personal reminiscences
R L Jones soft drinks manufacturer of Mansfield
R L Jones soft drinks manufacturer of Mansfield
First helicopter landing in Mansfield advertises R L Jones soft drinks
Dorothy Whipple's Newstead
Dorothy Whipple's Newstead
Popular author found inspiration in Notts
[WORKSOP]
[WORKSOP] "Did a King Die at Cuckney?"
Wednesday 15 March 2017: 14:00 - 15:00
RAF Balderton
RAF Balderton
Research
Meadow Foundry, Mansfield
Meadow Foundry, Mansfield
The history of one of Mansfield's oldest foundries
Remote Sensing in Archaeology
Remote Sensing in Archaeology
How scientific methods can inform heritage on buildings and edifices
Mary OLDHAM
Mary OLDHAM
Author and Librarian of Beeston and Southwell
Saxon and Norman Newark
Saxon and Norman Newark
The evidence from observations and investigations by archaeologists
Heritage Toys
Heritage Toys
The best of the good old toys
Peter Brannan
Peter Brannan
The Art of Peter Brannan - An Archaeological dig
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Norwood Park (Southwell)
Norwood Park (Southwell)
Norwood Park Gone?  Blown up? Not in Notts...
By JENNY PHIPPS
On 16/05/2017
Budby Post Box Stolen
Budby Post Box Stolen
Postal Heritage gone overnight
Check e-bay carefully Pauline, though it may be...
By Ralph Lloyd-Jones
On 12/05/2017
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Memories
I was in class 4c and was known for my running in...
By vernon curtis
On 12/05/2017
Who is this Royal Flying Corps soldier?
Who is this Royal Flying Corps soldier?
taken during WW1 in Newark
There was a Lance Corporal Christopher Hallam who...
By Ralph Lloyd-Jones
On 12/05/2017
The Hucknall Incident
The Hucknall Incident
Franz von Werra, Luftwaffe POW who nearly got away from Nottinghamshire
Thank you, Rob: correction made. Please note that...
By Ralph Lloyd-Jones
On 27/04/2017
Bathley Boy
Bathley Boy
By Trevor Frecknall
Hi Russ.  There are definitely copies in...
By Website Administrator
On 26/04/2017
Bathley Boy
Bathley Boy
By Trevor Frecknall
Hi all, Does anyone have a copy of this book...
By russell
On 26/04/2017
The Hucknall Incident
The Hucknall Incident
Franz von Werra, Luftwaffe POW who nearly got away from Nottinghamshire
Luftwaffe 'Oberleutnant' = RAF Flying...
By Rob Davis
On 24/04/2017
Victoria Hospital Worksop, Contrasting old and new
Victoria Hospital Worksop, Contrasting old and new
Worked as a cadet nurse then trained as nurse at...
By Robert charlesworth
On 18/04/2017
R L Jones soft drinks manufacturer of Mansfield
R L Jones soft drinks manufacturer of Mansfield
First helicopter landing in Mansfield advertises R L Jones soft drinks
I think you have got a rare set of the R L Jones...
By Tony Clement
On 05/04/2017
W. White, Grocer of Cotgrave
W. White, Grocer of Cotgrave
Brian Waters, author of a book on motor cars made...
By Website Administrator
On 05/04/2017
R L Jones soft drinks manufacturer of Mansfield
R L Jones soft drinks manufacturer of Mansfield
First helicopter landing in Mansfield advertises R L Jones soft drinks
Hi Tony I have a full set of the cards. They are...
By Albie Ontour
On 04/04/2017
W. White, Grocer of Cotgrave
W. White, Grocer of Cotgrave
The children in this photo are my great aunts and...
By Rachel McWillams
On 03/04/2017
Rare Event At Fiskerton
Rare Event At Fiskerton
Fiskerton Station
Happy days!   Not sure when the signalbox...
By Alistair Kewish
On 03/04/2017
Historic Mansfield Woodhouse
Historic Mansfield Woodhouse
Some interesting local sights
i also went to Yorke St school but in the early...
By Joan Gutzmann
On 03/04/2017
Some Owners of early Motor Cars in Notts
Some Owners of early Motor Cars in Notts
How interesting to see this article. George Cowen...
By Elizabeth Moran
On 27/03/2017
Skating on a frozen River Trent??
Skating on a frozen River Trent??
Can you help identify the location of this picture?
I agree with Richard.  From my vague memory...
By Michael Richmond
On 27/03/2017
Meadows life of old
Meadows life of old
Rupert Street and Bosworth Road school
For Brian Staples asking if I remember Barry Bass...
By John Blacknell
On 13/03/2017
INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE OF RED CROSS
INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE OF RED CROSS
WW1 Prisoners of War
As you say, the site is a bit difficult to use,...
By Ralph Lloyd-Jones
On 07/03/2017
POWs in Caunton
POWs in Caunton
TREVOR: I am doing a history of the POW system in...
By Kevin Murphy
On 06/03/2017
POWNALL, Samuel Herbert [of Nottingham]
POWNALL, Samuel Herbert [of Nottingham]
Royal Marine Labour Corps Nr 367746
POWNALL, SAMUEL HERBERT.     ...
By John Pownall
On 01/03/2017
Annesley Loco Sheds and Yards
Annesley Loco Sheds and Yards
I have gleaned some information from searching,...
By Terry Browne
On 28/02/2017
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Memories
As far as I can remember:  Philip Goy is...
By Angela Walsh
On 28/02/2017
POWNALL, Samuel Herbert [of Nottingham]
POWNALL, Samuel Herbert [of Nottingham]
Royal Marine Labour Corps Nr 367746
I think that I am John's Cousin. The marine...
By Derek Walker
On 22/02/2017
Skegby's Scarlet Runners
Skegby's Scarlet Runners
This certainly looks like one of the Leverton...
By Ted Leverton
On 22/02/2017
Arkwright School London Road Nottingham
Arkwright School London Road Nottingham
I was born in 68 so was here in 73 with my 3...
By Donna hay
On 20/02/2017
A - Z Dictionary
A - Z Dictionary
Nottinghamshire Words and Dialect
beinging a child of the 60's this is fab. we...
By jennifer handfield
On 15/02/2017
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Memories
Hi. I showed my mum this knowing she went to...
By Gemma
On 14/02/2017
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Memories
Many thanks for the identification, Angela. ...
By Website Administrator
On 09/02/2017
Guy Fawkes Day in Nottinghamshire
Guy Fawkes Day in Nottinghamshire
Nottingham folklore and customs
The following is part of a letter about bonfire...
By Edna welthorpe
On 09/02/2017