This page is partly to act as a reminder for us, as to what else we would like to publish to the web about our local history, but also it will hopefully whet your appetite!
Please contact us if there is a particular subject about which you would really like to see a new page written.
Most of all, if you have any information about any of the topics shown below, or
any of the existing pages of information, or, indeed, about anything whatsoever to
do with Heanor and its surrounding area -
Possible Subjects for Future Web Pages
A bibliography of local works
Summary of churches and chapels in the area, and their history
Cemeteries in the area
Cinemas of Heanor and district
The Elvis Presley Fan Club
The Fire Service in Heanor
Histories and photos of specific companies
I & R Morley
Smith's Flour Mill
Pickersgill & Frost
Crime and Policing
Histories of specific families. (e.g. The Miller Mundys, the Richardsons, the Sacheverells, the Zouch family of Codnor Castle).
Famous Sportsmen of the area
Heanor's Hospitals (the Memorial Hospital & the Maternity Home).
Heanor Town Football Club
Joseph Severn's "Owd Codnor"
The Langley Mill and Aldercar Co-
Listed buildings in the area
Local mines (pre NCB)
Memorial Inscriptions of local cemeteries
Michael House School, Shipley
Miners Welfares of the area
The Pentrich Revolution (which passed through our area)
Public Houses -
School histories/a summary of all schools in the area.
Sherwood Foresters Regiment
The Derbyshire Yeomanry
Shop histories and stories
Other Sports Clubs in the area
Stoneyford and Woodlinkin
More subjects needed...!
... and if you can help provide any information or pictures relating to any of the above, please Contact Us
The Codnor Castle dovecote, demolished in 1969 despite its 500+ years age. (Photo taken around 1938.)