Filling in the gaps - we need your help
Some museum artefacts have information missing. In some cases we are confident that a photo is of Quorn or is related to Quorn, but we cannot locate the village area or buildings, or perhaps people in the photo are unknown.
Local knowledge required
As you view the collection, artefacts with missing information will be highlighted, and we also list them below. If you can contribute information about any of these items, please contact us.
Total: 296 artefacts returned over 30 pages
| Quorn Mayday 1950s – photographs taken on Leicester Road|
This photograph is taken standing on the bridge looking down Leicester Road ...... cont.
| Quorn St Bartholomew’s Primary School, about 1894|
This item appeared in the Loughborough Echo 50 years after the photograph was taken. ...... cont.
| Quorn 1964 or 1965 – A children’s birthday party group|
This photograph was taken in Quorn at a birthday party in about 1964 or 1965.
Back row ...... cont.
| The back of Brook House, Quorn|
These rare pictures are taken at the back of Brook House in the 1920s. Brook House stood ...... cont.
| Quorn memories from the 1940s|
Judy Goacher (nee Dorman), who now lives in Canada, visited Quorn in June 2014 for the ...... cont.
| Quorndon Friendly Society, 1848|
Quorndon Friendly Society was established in 1805 by people living in the village. Its ...... cont.
| Rawlins Grammar School, Quorn, Christmas 1947|
This photograph shows pupils, teachers and a few visitors enjoying a Punch and Judy show ...... cont.
| 'Ann at Quorn’, High Street, Quorn|
‘Ann at Quorn’ was a high class clothes shop at 20 High Street in Quorn. It was ...... cont.
| An unknown event, on an unknown date, probably on Stafford Orchard|
So who are this happy group? They seem to be mainly men dressed as women!
What was ...... cont.
| St Bartholomew’s Choir, Quorn, mid 1940s|
Top row (standing): ? Long, Clifford Teagle, Reg Harris, Gordon Camp, Stanley Brewin, ...... cont.