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 Aerial view of Barrow Road and Howlett's Bus Station  Aerial view of Barrow Road and Howlett's Bus Station
Howlett's Bus Company was founded in Quorn by George Howlett in the early 1920s. The ...... cont.
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 The Hurst, Loughborough Road  The Hurst, Loughborough Road
For the first part of the last century The Hurst (23 Loughborough Road), was home to the ...... cont.
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 Advertisement for The Hurst garage - 1966  Advertisement for The Hurst garage - 1966
The garage stood next to the Hurst hotel, now the Chinese Chequers restaurant. It was a ...... cont.
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 Wakerley’s bakery, Quorn  Wakerley’s bakery, Quorn
Wakerley’s bakery was well known in Quorn for 75 years. The business was started by John ...... cont.
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 Wright's Children's Christmas Party - 1977  Wright's Children's Christmas Party - 1977
Loughborough Echo - 30th December 1977 About 40 children of employees of Messrs M ...... cont.
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 Sherriff Brothers - 1906  Sherriff Brothers - 1906
An advertisement for Sherriff Brothers, grocers and butchers from a village hall souvenir ...... cont.
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 Photographic envelope from Green's chemist, Quorn  Photographic envelope from Green's chemist, Quorn
Green's chemist was situated where James Alvey the hairdresser is today (2012), at 20 ...... cont.
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 The Forge on Meeting Street during the 1930s  The Forge on Meeting Street during the 1930s
One of the most notable families of blacksmiths in Quorn were the Holmes and their forge ...... cont.
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 Finette Webster, the bakers wife, learning to ride a bicycle!  Finette Webster, the bakers wife, learning to ride a bicycle!
Whilst this photograph is rather faded, it is especially interesting as it is very ...... cont.
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 Thomas Webster, baker, High Street, Quorn  Thomas Webster, baker, High Street, Quorn
This photograph was taken in the early 1900s outside the entrance to Beaumanor Hall. It ...... cont.
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Total: 283 artefacts returned over 29 pages


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