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I have been fortunate in recently acquiring a collection of photos of the Clipstone head stocks being built, here are ...
Festival of Britain 1951 - Forest Town
Seventy years ago in 1951 Forest Town School children celebrated the Battle of Britain on the Welfare grounds. I wonder ...
Inter Office Match in late sixties
This photo is of a joint Mansfield Post Office and Post Office Telephones (now B.T.) team taken at an inter ...
HRH Prince Philip 1921 - 2021
It is with great sadness we have learnt of the death of HRH Prince Philip and our thoughts are with ...
EASTER JOY - Forest Town
The message this garden and cross gives to everyone is a joy to see, it is done with love and ...
Wedding at The Old Meeting House
This photograph was taken at the Old Meeting House, Mansfield, possibly on the 28 October 1938. From Left to right back ...
Memories of Newgate Lane, before we moved to Australia
This interesting article has recently arrived with us……… “I went to Newgate Lane Primary from 66 till 69 , left when ...
The Garton family
The Garton family lived at No. 5 Swan Lane from 1898 till 1913 when they moved to Lime Grove Forest ...
Mansfield Leather Sherwood Cup Competition
I found this certificate when going through my dad’s belongings. It’s a certificate awarded to dad’s uncle Frank (undated) who ...
St Mary's nativity in the early sixties
Are you, or do you recognise anyone in this Photo from Graham Kirk. It is a nativity played by the ...
Market Street in Mansfield, possiby 1920s
This contribution was sent to us with the following message, sadly we don’t have the contributors name. ‘This is a photo ...
The Warsop Cinema, there it was GONE
Frustratingly I did not take a picture of the cinema that stood on the main street through Warsop and now ...
Mansfield Health Centre
Some of you may recall this being built and then sadly it being demolished a few years ago. It was ...
Mansfield Mines Rescue Service
Recently, I’ve found an old British Coal Mines Rescue Service Bulletin from March 1989 that used to belong to my ...
Football on Queensway Park
The back ground shows this was on Queensway Park, Forest Town, possibly between 1990 and 1995. In the second photo ...
Berry Hill Open Air School Recorder Winners
Berry Hill Open-Air School 1st prize winners Mansfield Musical Festival. Possibly late 1940’s early 50’s. Can anyone identify the year ...
Memories of my time at High Oakham School.
This photo was taken 1968 approximately, does anyone recognise themselves.
Memories of Rosemary Street, School 1950s
Rosemary Street School…I taught there 1951-1953 and was Miss Collins then (now June Ibbotson). Other staff were Hammond and Minnie ...
York St. School class 4a 1959
Photo of the Girls Brigade in 1934/5
Forest Town Girls Brigade 1934/5 Back Row. left to right, Muriel Musson stood behind flag pole. Marjorie Underwood stood next to ...
Newgate Lane Choir .Nottingham Evening Post photo.
York Street Secondary, Mansfield Woodhouse.
Can anyone remember being at York Street Secondary School and St. Edmunds? I was born in 1954 and went to ...
The Mansfields - a local 1960's band.
The Mansfields – a 1960’s local band. 1959: Starting out! A bunch of 14 year olds (or thereabouts) get together for ...
Warsop Remembers 2020
When we visited Warsop yesterday to go for a walk round The Carrs, we were met with amazing displays to ...
Ann Newth Wood
Berry Hill Rehabilitation Centre
If this photo was in Chad there may be a write up attached. On the upper photo, the man behind...
Ann Newth Wood
Debdale Hall Recovery Hospital
It was about 1969 by the time I went as a young physiotherapist to check up on ladies who were...
Ann Newth Wood
Mansfield music scene in the sixties
Your memories are my memories. The Palais was magic in that era. I wrote about it in my family history...
Church across from the Empire Picture place
Gillian and I attended Rosemary Street 1961-1965 and our sons were dedicated there. We used to help with the Lifeboys...
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