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 John Sanders and daughter  John Sanders and daughter
John Sanders (senior) was born in 1838. He excelled in the making of hand-carved oak ...... cont.
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 The Co-op. c1910  The Co-op. c1910
The shop was built in 1862 on the site of the Blue Ball Inn. The society closed in July ...... cont.
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 Billy Lovett  Billy Lovett
Billy Lovett, the rag and bone man, with his donkey and cart outside Joe Bate's ...... cont.
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 Cottages next to the White Horse, Quorn  Cottages next to the White Horse, Quorn
These shops were demolished in the 1960s to widen the entrance and extend the car park. ...... cont.
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 Post Office  Post Office
The Post Office was North's at the end of the c19th and his business included selling ...... cont.
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 The Cross c1920s  The Cross c1920s
A good range of shops in business. The building to the right of the Royal Opera House ...... cont.
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 Post Office in Quorn Cross c1940s  Post Office in Quorn Cross c1940s
This building has been in use as a shop in one form or another for many decades. It is ...... cont.
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 Wright's Mill used as library  Wright's Mill used as library
Inside of Wright's when used as the library prior to the move to Rawlins.
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 Wrights's Commanders Carnival Band  Wrights's Commanders Carnival Band
Photographed outside the Bowls Club in 1937. It is believed that the band started in ...... cont.
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 Nut Row, Quorn  Nut Row, Quorn
These old cottages stood at the back of what was Quorn Post Office (now the shop in The ...... cont.
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Total: 303 artefacts returned over 31 pages

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