Cranmer Local History Group
Researching the history of Aslockton, Scarrington and Whatton-in-the-Vale - Established 2001
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DH Lawrence's Eastwood
GR Redford Wednesday 3rd September 2014
 
David Amos entertained the Group last night with an informative and entertaining talk on DH Lawrence and Eastwood.

The talk was wide-ranging covering not only the works of DH Lawrence, but also the people and places that some of his characters and locations were based on.

The talk also gave a good insight of the life and living conditions of the colliers of Eastwood in Lawrence's (and beyond) era.

 
Whatton Manor - External View 1880 - Approximate Year: 1880

Please use the navigation menu on the left to explore the web site. In particular you may be interested in the On-Line resources, Articles, Gallery and Publications for more information about the history and people of the three parishes.
 
Our next meeting
Farmers, Cottagers and Paupers
Tuesday 7th October 2014
19:45:00 p.m.
Discover the everyday life in a Nottinghamshire village in the 17th century.

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