Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Mansfield and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

My Time In Harlow Wood &Nbsp;

I was in Harlow Wood Hospital on and off for about 3years, first in Ward 1 which was a boys' and men's ward, it was also called Portland Ward, and Sister Langton was in charge. I was about 10 and when I first went ...Read full memory

A memory of Mansfield by John Hutley

Saturday Shopping

I remember going to Grandma's on Saturdays - we would walk from her house along Westfield Lane down Westgate on to the Buttermarket. I would love the hand made sweet stall and take ages spending my pennies, perhaps the ...Read full memory

It Was A Miracle

I entered Harlow Wood in December 1939. I was 3 at the time. I left 3 yreas later unable to walk but cured of TB. I was under a Mr Campbell, the orthopaedic specialist. When I returned fro frequent checks. I remember he ...Read full memory

A memory of Mansfield