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  • Christine Reeves / Johnson on old postcard of Bottesford Church StreetWonderful to be able to see the old church where my grandfather and grandmother were married on 20 th June...
  • Sue Middleton on JD Robinson’s butchers shopA brief comment that needs further research. Mrs JD Robinson was born in Rowan Cottage, Bottesford and died in March...
  • Steve Marlor on Flight LM311, RAAF 467 SquadronPat Donlevy was my Mother's (Margaret Marlor (nee Ferguson) cousin. My Auntie was Molly Lusk (nee Ferguson) from Pathhead and...
  • Craig on Bottesford Football ClubHi just wondering if anyone can remember my grandfather Lancelot Hunt, not sure if it was Gainsborough he played for...
  • Mike Boagey on Get our newsletterYour article about the hatchments in your church is of great interest as our St Mary & St John Church...
  • Laura (Rosin) Walker on Chapel StreetHello, I am a great granddaughter of William Miller and Alice (Morrish) Page. I'm so heartfelt that I just read...
  • Dafydd Dewey on My Dewey family treeHi Roger, Thank you for sharing your family history. Sorry to hear about the drowning accident of your brother. You're...
  • Jane on Gentlemen of the Kirk familyMy great great grandfather is William Kirk in this photograph. His daughter Mary, is my maternal great grandmother.
  • David Middleton on Walter MillerLink now working to Walter Miller's war diary. Thank you to John Miller for the new link.
  • David Middleton on Walter MillerDear Joan Many thanks for letting us know that the link to Walter Miller's diary no longer works. We will...
  • Joan Sparks on Walter MillerHi I am a decendant of Walter Miller and would love to locate his WW1 Diaries mentioned above. The link...
  • Roger Goult on My Dewey family treeAfter a web search have come across your family history page relating to the Dewey surname. My mother's maiden name...
  • Paul Dowsett (prev Tinkler) on Winter snowsI remember the snow of 1979. I was at school in Melton Mowbray (boarding school), and I can still remember...
  • David Middleton on Leicestershire Regiment (?) – World War I.Hi Karen Further details of Charles Edwin Conquest's service and loss can be found at https://www.leicestershirewarmemorials.co.uk/war/casualty/view/3019
  • Sandra on Aerial picture of Rectory Farm and the end of Pinfold LaneHello! My Grandfather (John Walter Cooper) lived in a cottage in a paddock of The Nook when he was about...
  • Sandra on John Walter CooperHello! Walter was also my Grandfather. I am one of Winifred's daughters (Winifred is mentioned above as born in 1916...
  • james Drury on Charles Cecil GaleCharles Gale RFA 608335 had the middle name Henry his service records survives. This may rule him out.
  • Nicola Devas on Gentlemen of the Kirk familyPart of the Kirk family moved from Bottesford to Retford to work on the railway and then moved from there...
  • Martin Craven on St Helens parish church, Plungar, in the 1890sInteresting. I went to school with Dorothy Kirk. Happy memories of Plunger and Barkestone. Martin Craven ( son of Revd...
  • David Middleton on Ernest Henry JallandsMany thanks Sylvia. Should you wish us to add a photograph of the spurs to this page please send one...
  • Sylvia NEE JALLANDS on Ernest Henry JallandsErnest Henry Jallands was my grandfather Ernest William being my dad. It makes me so proud reading all the history...
  • Sylvia NEE JALLANDS on Wedding group outside the church porchThis looks like Brian Jallands & Mays wedding. The small girls mother is Jean Wilkinson at far right of picture...
  • Dafydd Dewey on My Dewey family treeWendi that's wonderful. It's a shame that they've built houses on what was once my Granny's garden and orchard.
  • Alois Korinek on Farewell to the Red Lion?A bit sad. My friend and our goalkeeper for Bottesford Young Lions lived there in the 80's (Chris Kay). I...
  • Linda Szemerej on Arthur William WardEmma ASHER (Ward, Jallands) was my great great Granny. She seemed a formidable woman.

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