Quorn historical image   Quorn Village On-line Museum   Quorn historical image

Museum Home
About our museum
Artefacts by Number
Quorn's location
The name change
Village publications
Information sources
Museum Award
Contact us
Copyright

Otter's Post Office and grocery store in the floods

This photograph shows Quorn Cross during some heavy flooding. Otter's took over from North's as the Post Office and as a grocery store. Dates are uncertain, although it is known that Mr Otter was in charge in the early 1940's, then his assistant Mr Smith took over (possibly about 1947) - and was there until the mid 1950's. Can anyone help with more exact dates? This picture may have been taken during the particularly bad floods during 1932 or 1933.


 view larger image
   
 missing information Missing information: Do you know exactly when Otter's ran the Post Office on the Cross?
Email us:
 Submitted on: 2012-04-06
 Submitted by: Pete and Jill Johnson
 Artefact ID: 1564
 Print: View artefact in printer-friendly page or just on its own.
 
Bookmark with:
Delicious Digg Facebook Reddit StumbleUpon

   Quorn Village On-line Museum
 copyright notice
 search tips
 view featured item
 view featured item
 view featured item
 what's new What's New
See what items have been added recently.
 can you contribute? Can you Contribute?
We need historical material relating to Quorn village.
 filling in the gaps Filling in the gaps
Help us with names, places, locations and years.

 artefact counter

Artefact Counter
How many artefacts does this online museum contain?

 leave a comment

Seeking Information
Post your information request onto our notebook.

 make a donation

Make a donation
Help to secure more museum artefacts and this site's future.

 see our Facebook page
 login / register