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Wartime Quorn

 Celebrating the relief of Mafeking  Celebrating the relief of Mafeking
Loughborough Herald - May 24th 1900 The relief of Mafeking was duly celebrated on ...... cont.
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 Quorn Temporary War Memorial  Quorn Temporary War Memorial
On Saturday 22nd December 1917 a temporary war memorial was unveiled in the centre of the ...... cont.
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 The Home Guard  The Home Guard
Training with a machine gun on Quorn Green. Left to right: Wilf Bailey, Norman Dowding, ...... cont.
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 World War I soldiers  World War I soldiers
Soldiers from the first world war parading down Loughborough Road. The house with the ...... cont.
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 Brook House pre 1963  Brook House pre 1963
A very old house which was once the home of the Parnham family. An inscription on one of ...... cont.
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 The War Memorial, Quorn  The War Memorial, Quorn
Quorn War Memorial is situated in the very centre of Quorn in the Memorial Garden. The ...... cont.
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 Aerial view of The Stafford Orchard 1994  Aerial view of The Stafford Orchard 1994
Wright's Mill can be seen clearly upper-centre. The mill chimney still stands in this ...... cont.
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 Brook House, Quorn  Brook House, Quorn
The property was bought from the Parnham family by Mr Farnham in 1847, most of the land ...... cont.
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 The Village Hall, Quorn  The Village Hall, Quorn
The hall was built on the site of a tannery in 1889. A meeting chaired by Mr Farnham ...... cont.
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 Quorn VE Day Party - Freehold Street Children, May 1945  Quorn VE Day Party - Freehold Street Children, May 1945
It was announced on Monday 7th May 1945 that the war in Europe was going to end the next ...... cont.
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Total: 343 artefacts returned over 35 pages

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