Portrait of Heanor 1900 - 2004



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Portrait of Heanor

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Our best ever selling book is still available - a perfect gift for anyone who remembers Heanor in the years gone by.









Front and rear covers of our new publication - an excellent gift for anyone with Heanor links.

"A Portrait of Heanor and District 1900 - 2004" is a fabulous picture book, with 144 pages, and more than 230 photographs, many never previously published, covering over a century of the life in the Heanor area.

Chapters include:

  1. The Changing Scene

  2. Education

  3. Industry

  4. Recreation

  5. Transport

  6. Shopping

  7. Religious Life

  8. Special Days

The cost of the book is 7.50, and it can be purchased from several local shops in the Heanor area, as well as at meetings of the Society.

The book can also be ordered directly from this site.

If you would like to pay by cheque or postal order, please use the Contact Us page to send your details - we will return an email with the address to which you should send your order.

Alternatively, you can buy this book direct from us via the internet, paying by Debit or Credit card using the PayPal scheme - just click on the appropriate button below.

All prices include postage and packing (by airmail if overseas):

 For delivery to a UK address - Total 9.00


For delivery to an address in Europe - Total 11.20


For delivery to an address outside the UK and Europe - Total 13.30



The Publications Committee of the Society launching the "Portrait of Heanor" at the monthly Society meeting on 11 January 2005.

(Left to right)
Brian Key, John Wright,
Tom Larimore.

Last modified on 02/09/12