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Memories from the East Midlands, 1930 - 1960

Memories from the East Midlands, 1930 - 1960

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Published by Stylus in Bolton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Cover title: Memories from the Midlands 1930-60.

Statementedited by Mike Green.
ContributionsGreen, Mike, 1944-
The Physical Object
Pagination38p.,(4)p. of plates :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15386754M
ISBN 101856202208

  'I was a trainspotter in the golden age of steam' - memories of Nottingham's railways (circa late s/early s) East Midlands Trains imaginatively named their Class City of Author: Andy Smart. Buy Collectable Bus & Coach Books & Magazines and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay! Great Savings Free Delivery / Collection on many items Books/ Magazines Region: East Midlands. Lots: SUPS Route Working Index London Country (10E, 10H, 10J and 10L) £ Vintage Buses Illustrated Magazine - Ian Allan SELECTION.

The s is the last decade of the Modern Movement in Britain. It is now completely mainstream and part of the Brave New World of innovation and technology. It also coincides with an economic boom. This can be seen in a proliferation of commercial buildings and a growth in public architecture. Wolverhampton 10 1: This plan covers part of the English Midland plateau. The Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal is depicted down the left side. Opened for traffic in May , the canal was built by engineer James Brindley as part of his 'Grand Cross', a far-sighted scheme to link the ports of Hull, Liverpool and Bristol by connecting the rivers Mersey, Trent and Severn.

His RAF travels included a multi-hop flight and ship journey to South Africa via the Middle East, in the years when flight ranges were limited to hundreds of miles and four or more days from the UK to South Africa was normal. He travelled to Burma, Singapore, and elsewhere in SE Asia, and in the 's to Bahrain, Egypt and the Middle East again. Book of farming notes, (catalogue record) The books and other printed materials in the East Midlands Collection contain numerous publications relating to farming, in particular personal accounts of life working the land, and the history of farming and agriculture in the East Midlands.


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Memories of Midland By Hugh Martin O'Rourke. This was written in as an addendum to a letter to the Cumberland Sunday Times. "Families living in Midland during the first decade of this century. Many are still represented in the community, others have disappeared.

This is the best of my memory, with apology to those I missed. UK, Midlands and Various UK Trade Directories, Trade directories can help you locate family in between census years and get a real picture of where they lived.

Midlands, England, Electoral Registers, Thousands of Birmingham voters left their mark in these election registers. All Stories, Memories & Histories in the Card.

East Midlands Oral History Archive features recordings about Christmas from the s and 40s Christmas toys and festive joys: Yuletide memories from the twentieth century Books provide a unique insight into how ordinary soldiers from Britain, Canada, Australia and New Zealand felt.

At the beginning of the East Midlands Oral History Archive™s own Colin Hyde was requested by Hinckley College to compile a book based on the memories of people from the Westfield Community Centre.

Colin conducted a large number of interviews and then worked with students from Hinckley College to transcribe and edit them into a book. Draft minute books of sub-area managers' meetings, May December (BEE 1). Signed attendance registers of meetings, January September (BEE 2). Printed issues of East Midlands Electricity Journal, (BEE 3).

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However, Mr Wells believes Nottingham's heritage got off lightly during the s and s. "The local authorities made the usual mistakes with.

I have always loved trains, still doand I have since been lucky enough to travel on trains in much of Europe and in 3 other continents. But those journeys direct from Perthshire to The Midlands in the late s and early s remain the memories that stay at the top my list.

Why is this site called "Memories Never Die"??:)))). The East Midlands is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes. It consists of Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire (except North and North East Lincolnshire), Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire and region has an area of 15, km 2 (6, sq mi), with a population over million in Constituent country: England.

Around ten years ago, I deposited three signing on books and a fines book from Annesley Colliery, at the Nottinghamshire Archives. The record books dated from to the early ′s. Prior to being deposited typed copies were made of all details in the books; included were work details of the former Notts and England fast bowler, Harry Larwood.

Memories of The Midland Paperback – 1 Jan. by Barbara Frost (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Amazon Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — 5/5(2). Bethnal Green Memories: Recollections of Life in the ss Houghton, Derek See other items by same author: Houghton, Derek. See these photos of the golden age of steam trains in Nottingham.

The memories may be fading but the enthusiasts’ passion for the golden age of steam railways shows no signs of dimmingAuthor: Andy Smart. Buy High Flying Around: Memories of the s Leicester Music Scene by Knapp, Shaun (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low /5(24). Read the latest Central stories, Midlands Memories: s Remembrance Day parade on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest Central news. The captions include nostalgic items of news, culture, music and personalities from the era to bring back the memories of our youth.

Locations within this volume include: the Great Eastern Lines, LT&SR Routes, Doncaster, the East Midlands, South Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Doncaster, Peterborough, Stratford, King’s Cross and many more. An aerial view of Leicester city centre in the s. which will hold many memories for Leicester parents of a certain age.

East Midlands Housing Group bosses release statement after Author: Jane Goddard. Midlands Memories is an online collection of photographs donated by citizens that depict people, places and events of local historical significance from the Columbia, Richland County and the Midlands.

Leicester / ˈ l ɛ s t ər / is a city and unitary authority area in the East Midlands of England, and the county town of city lies on the River Soar and close to the eastern end of the National Forest. It is to the north-east of Birmingham and Coventry, south of Nottingham, and west of nial county: Leicestershire.

When the Great Central Main Line closed inthe Midland became the only direct main-line rail link between London and the East Midlands and parts of South Yorkshire. The Beeching cuts and electrification of the West Coast Main Line brought an end to the marginally longer London–Manchester service via : Network Rail.

Information about oral history projects in Derbyshire. If you would like to add details of your project to this page, email us at [email protected] all projects that have been granted Local Heritage Initiative grants, look at the LHI East Midlands information about oral history in the other counties of the East Midlands have a look at the East Midlands Projects page.

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The ’s BY. PRISCILLA FOWLER THOMAS Introduction. I hope that these descriptions of how we lived and worked in the ’s and early 40’s will give you a little idea of how much our lives have changed since those long ago days. I sometimes wonder what it will be like fifty or sixty years from now.