Cover of Newstead Abbey: a Nottinghamshire Country House: its Owners and Architectural History 1540-1931

The latest volume in the Thoroton Society Record Series has been published. It is entitled 'Newstead Abbey: a Nottinghamshire Country House: its Owners and Architectural History 1540-1931' and is by Rosalys Coope & Pete Smith. Further information is available here.

Events for 2015

Saturday 14 March
Myles Thoroton Hildyard Lecture: Nottinghamshire and the Great Peace: Reflections on the End of the Napoleonic Wars, 1815 - Richard Gaunt, Associate Professor, University of Nottingham

Tuesday 19 May
: Warwick and Baddesley Clinton led by Alan Langton

Thursday 18 June
Excursion: Louth and Heckington led by Alan Langton

Full programme of events for 2015

Link to Notts Heritage Gateway website

Link to the Nottinghamshire Bibliography Online

Link to the Church History Project website

Link to the Picture the Past website

Link to Our Nottinghamshire website

Link to Nottinghamshire History website

The Thoroton Society of Nottinghamshire
Grave cover from HicklingThe Thoroton Society is the county’s principal historical and archaeological society. It has a long pedigree, having been established in 1897, and is named in honour of Dr Robert Thoroton who published thes first history of Nottinghamshire in 1677. The Society’s aims are simple: to promote knowledge, understanding and appreciation of the history, archaeology and antiquities of Nottinghamshire, and to support local research and conservation.

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