Monthly Archives: May 2016

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Why did Whiston disappear?

1. Whiston: People who live around the hill on Mansfield Rd, which rises from the…

Nottingham’s Jewish Cemeteries

On 20th May 2009 David Snapper (who used to live, and work as a dentist,…

‘A View from the Terrace’ as seen from Esher Grove

The view of the Sports Ground from our terrace has not changed a great deal…

The History of Anglican Parishes in Nottingham

Introduction These notes are based on my informal talk at the Mapperley ‘Very Local History…

NOTTINGHAM SUBURBAN RAILWAY

These notes were provided for VLHG members as background reading prior to our walk on…

Belle Vue Reservoir

History Trevor Buck (in a paper entitled ‘Corporation Oaks’, 1983) tells us that Thomas Hawksley…

The Windmills on Forest Road

Michael Smith has an old connection with the Vernon Arms and I spotted these two…

St Andrew’s Church

Mansfield Road /Mapperley Road Nottingham Talk will cover: Background to the building of St Andrew’s…

27 Mapperley Hall Drive

This is a personal view, but I think there are three different aspects to researching…