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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
Leaver & Brenda Howitt of Farndon
Leaver & Brenda Howitt of Farndon
Naturalists of National Renown
Joseph SMEDLEY [of Trowell]
Joseph SMEDLEY [of Trowell]
Instrumentalist, active 1794 - 1815
POWNALL, Harold (of Nottingham).
POWNALL, Harold (of Nottingham).
1/7 Notts and Derbyshire regiment
MORE about Bert Hall.....
MORE about Bert Hall.....
.... Town Crier of Newark, and Auctioneer in Mablethorpe
HACKETT, William [of Nottingham]
HACKETT, William [of Nottingham]
Nottinghamshire's 'Coal VC'
Do you have a copy of this Worksop publication?
Do you have a copy of this Worksop publication?
A Century to Remember: One Hundred Years in Words and Pictures as seen through the Worksop Guardian, 1996
Preservation Pioneers
Preservation Pioneers
Newark Air Museum 1963 - 2015
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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
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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...
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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
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On 28/02/2017
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Memories
As far as I can remember:  Philip Goy is...
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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...
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On 22/02/2017
Skegby's Scarlet Runners
Skegby's Scarlet Runners
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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...
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A - Z Dictionary
A - Z Dictionary
Nottinghamshire Words and Dialect
beinging a child of the 60's this is fab. we...
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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
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Sconce Hills Secondary School, Newark
Memories
I am sat on the front row, right hand side. ...
By Angela Walsh
On 07/02/2017
A - Z Dictionary
A - Z Dictionary
Nottinghamshire Words and Dialect
A couple I remember : Cake hole, usually...
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Meadows life of old
Meadows life of old
Rupert Street and Bosworth Road school
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On 03/02/2017
Meadows life of old
Meadows life of old
Rupert Street and Bosworth Road school
Didn't go to Bosworth but I do remember...
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On 03/02/2017
Meadows life of old
Meadows life of old
Rupert Street and Bosworth Road school
I went to Bosworth school then Roland green. I...
By Patrick Tooby
On 02/02/2017
THE VAMPYRE!
THE VAMPYRE!
John William Polidori - creator of the literary vampyre!
I am very curious -- does anyone know who the...
By Nadine Battaglia
On 02/02/2017
Meadows life of old
Meadows life of old
Rupert Street and Bosworth Road school
Hi went to welbeck junior school then on to...
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On 01/02/2017
'Walt's Cafe' (Bridge Tea Rooms), Blyth
'Walt's Cafe' (Bridge Tea Rooms), Blyth
A Cyclists Haven
Hello Vic, we have many memories of Walts cafe at...
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On 01/02/2017
The Bentinck Memorial at Mansfield
The Bentinck Memorial at Mansfield
I was googling to see if this was a Elenor Cross...
By Paul
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Mystery photograph
Mystery photograph
Can you identify the mystery street?
It has been suggested that it might be Ashbourne...
By Ralph Lloyd-Jones
On 01/02/2017
Thrumpton Hall
Thrumpton Hall
Many thanks for the identification, David. Very...
By Website Administrator
On 24/01/2017
Thrumpton Hall
Thrumpton Hall
An image search on Google confirms that this is...
By David Holt
On 24/01/2017
Thrumpton Hall
Thrumpton Hall
Suggestion received via Twitter:  Is this...
By Website administrator
On 18/01/2017
DIXON, Henry [of Mansfield]
DIXON, Henry [of Mansfield]
Pte. 123300, 1st Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys)
Hi my name is Susan nee Dixon. I'm interested...
By Susan
On 17/01/2017
Meadows life of old
Meadows life of old
Rupert Street and Bosworth Road school
John Blackwell, do you remember Barry Bass...
By Brianstaples
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