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Three sportsmen who were residents of Mapperley Park.

You might assume from the title of this talk that I am interested, even knowledgeable,…

Sir Arthur Lasenby Liberty and his family

1. Biographical notes from the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography by G. D. Rawle, rev.…

Edwin Patchitt (1807 – 1888)

“A man of keen perception and brilliant parts, the late Mr Patchitt was greatly esteemed…

A Light-Hearted Look At The Birkin Family

Introduction Did not set out to research the Birkin family history in the conventional way.…