Quorn Families and People
Apart from the famous local names such
as Farnham, Warner, Cradock and Firr; this site has plenty of interesting
snippets concerning village folk. You can also use the search box
on the upper right hand side to look for a family surname which interests
you. We would like to expand this section, so if you can supply information
about your family in Quorn, we would be pleased to publish it here.
Total: 682 artefacts returned over 69 pages
| Letter from Henry Balguy, from boarding school at Quorn, September 1835|
During the 19th century there were many private schools in Quorn. Sometimes they would ...... cont.
| Quorn photograph taken between 1905 and 1910|
This photograph was taken by William Shuttlewood in Quorn between 1905 and 1910. ...... cont.
| Jack and Doris Newton from Quorn|
These photographs taken in 1922 are of John Aaron Newton (Jacko') and Doris Miriam ...... cont.
| Two photographs from Quorn in WW2|
These two photographs were taken during WW2 in 1942, in the back garden of 7 Mansfield ...... cont.
| W E Cooke – A Quorn artist, 1843 to 1916|
William Edward Cooke was a professional artist and art teacher. He was born in Derby in ...... cont.
| Picture by W E Cooke – Farm Yard at Quorndon|
The exact location of this farmyard is unfortunately not known, although it is in Quorn ...... cont.
| Picture by W E Cooke – Coal Wharf, 1879|
This picture of the Coal Wharf on Soar Road in Quorn, was drawn in 1879 by local ...... cont.
| Sampler – Rosanna Goulding, Quorndon, 1884|
This article appeared in the spring edition of The Quorndon magazine in 2015. It tells ...... cont.
| St Bartholomew's National School, 1908/1909|
Very little was known about this photograph until artefact 1881 came to light. It show ...... cont.
| Stafford Orchard park, 1936, Sarah Farley|
This wonderful photograph was taken in 1936 on Stafford Orchard, the park in the middle ...... cont.