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 The Gas House, 106 Leicester Road, Quorn, 1961  The Gas House, 106 Leicester Road, Quorn, 1961
This rare photograph of the 'Gas House' on Leicester Road was taken in 1961 by the Brown ...... cont.
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 Mr Jack Penfold of Quorn retires  Mr Jack Penfold of Quorn retires
Loughborough Echo - 4th February 1977 50 years in the Mason's trade A career ...... cont.
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 Wright's children's party - 1972  Wright's children's party - 1972
Loughborough Echo - 14th January 1972 About 40 children had a grand time in the works ...... cont.
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 Charles & Spurr - 1968  Charles & Spurr - 1968
An advertisement from 1968. Can anybody recall this business?
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 Wright's Christmas Party  Wright's Christmas Party
Wright's elastic and webbing factory has been a major employer in Quorn since the 1800s. ...... cont.
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 Advertising Watch Key -Thomas Lucas, Watchmaker and Jeweller, Quorn  Advertising Watch Key -Thomas Lucas, Watchmaker and Jeweller, Quorn
This beautifully made little watch key is just 4cm (1.5 inches) long and turns smoothly ...... cont.
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 Quorn Gas Works 1960s  Quorn Gas Works 1960s
Quorn Gas Works on Leicester Road (where The Brinks is now), finished producing gas in ...... cont.
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 Quorn Gas Works - Early Days  Quorn Gas Works - Early Days
Today, most of us like to think of Quorn as a large, but rural village. However in the ...... cont.
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 Wright's Military Webbing WW2  Wright's Military Webbing WW2
During the first and second world wars Wrights were one of the largest suppliers of ...... cont.
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 Wright's Military Webbing WW2  Wright's Military Webbing WW2
During the first and second world wars Wrights were one of the largest suppliers of ...... cont.
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