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St Alban's Players Drama Group
At one period in time the St Alban’s Players (Forest Town) were a well known Theatre Group. Many (if not ...
This lovely old photograph (courtesy of J Baylis) was taken in the grounds of the Forest Town Institute, it is ...
Mystery Building at Forest Town Crossroads
Does anyone recall this building that was once situated at Forest Town Cross Roads? It was on the corner of ...
Rosemary infants school
Does anyone recognise their classmates or themselves in this photo taken at rosemary infants school in the early fifties. I ...
1940s at Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School
When a new batch of “rookie” students arrived at Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School they were split alphabetically into three groups ...
Old Leeming Street/Woodhouse Road
Another added picture of Leeming Street or was it part of Woodhouse Road coming into Mansfield taken around 60’s/70’s from ...
Argosy Players at the Palace Theatre
Very little appears to be known about the weekly repertory plays at the Palace Theatre in Mansfield. The Argosy Players, ...
Early days at Ethel Wainwright Junior School
Whiteleys, Victoria Street.
The accompanying photo was taken on the 17th of December, 2014 and shows a structure at the rear of the ...
Mansfield - A View from the Market Place
New Book! Available to buy from Mansfield Museum priced £8.95
A WW2 Mystery
As a casual visitor you sometimes notice things that local people pass by on a daily basis without giving a ...
Girls Grammar School, Mansfield
Barbara Butler has kindly sent in this photograph of The Girl’s Grammar School.
Memories of Old Mansfield
Junction of Rosemary Street / Belvedere Street/ in traffic all those years ago when traffic came up Stockwell Gate to ...
A Whitegates Mystery.
A puzzle, with maybe a simple explanation. The Whitegates public house stands on Clipstone Road East, Forest Town. The pub ...
Mansfield Station Railway Special
I worked on the railway in the early 60s as a fireman on steam engines and well remember Mansfield station. ...
Windmill Ridge School play
Maybe someone can tell us more about this play, who the pupils are and the date of the event. – ...
Olympic torch being carried through Mansfield 2012
Editors notes -Two more pictures submitted of that wet but memorable day in June 2012, does anyone know the torch ...
Carter Lane First School Plays
St Barnabus Church, Pleasley in the 1970s
Can anyone else remember these times?
Henley High School (A former private school in the days before Ofsted!)
The school photo was taken at the rear of St. Marks Church, Mansfield, and the school was held in Henley Hall ...
Mansfield Museum entrance
Entrance to the Mansfield Museum from my collection taken around 60’s/70’s changes I’m sure have taken place since then. More ...
Music in Carr Bank park
A lovely sunny afternoon in Car Bank Park on the 12th May 2019 when Whitwell Brass Band played a good selection ...
The British Restaurant - Does anyone remember these?
The British Restaurants were established around 1941 for people to purchase a substantial meal for 9d.
Clumber Street from the 60's/70's
Memories of Clumber Street in Mansfield as we knew it from the 60’s/70’s from my collection . I’m sure some ...
Brunts Grammar School Sports Teams
My oldest brother David is in quite a few of these football and cricket. He is a fair haired chap...
Queen Elizabeths Boys School
My brother Edward was in Shell 3 with Dave Taylor and like Dave died this year. At the time they...
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School
The top photograph is identical to the one in Mr Brettle's school history and shows the school as extended in...
QEGS (boys) and my memories of 1930s and 1940s Mansfield.
At this time there were Two French Mlle's. In October 2007 Mlle Thouez who I believe went on to marry...
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