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Lenton, Nottingham
Lenton is an area of the City of Nottingham in the county of Nottinghamshire,England.
Politically, it falls within the Nottingham South constituency.
The name 'Lenton', is derived from the River Leen, which runs nearby.
Lenton is largely a residential area.
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Lenton Times Issue 41

Available NOW as a PDF Download - incorporating colour images where available

Ellen Maria Beaver: A Puzzling Lenton Gravestone - The Raleigh at War - Sylvanus Redgate: Photographer and Portrait Painter - Sergeant Alfred Joseph Knight V.C. - Our Sponsor's Story: Clement Pianos - Henry Farmer and Flora Cottage - Julia Hibbitt: A Life Recalled - Growing up on the Prom in the 50s and 60s - News from Highfields' Boathouse - Society Snips

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Lenton Local History Society - Electronic Membership

Electronic Membership for 2019 provides: an electronic download in pdf form of this year's Lenton Times - electronic downloads of the Lenton Messenger - a little research on your behalf at Nottinghamshire Archives

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Nottingham at War: 1914-1919 & Lenton: A Suburb's Sacrifice

Nottingham at War: 1914-1919 & Lenton: A Suburb's Sacrifice

In the 1990s the Society established a project to learn more about the Lenton men and women who died as a result of the First World War.

It has now culminated in a new publication entitled Nottingham at War: 1914-1919 & Lenton: A Suburb's Sacrifice, published by Lenton Times in association with Leen Editions.

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Barn Houses - Dunkirk Road 1959

Website Revamp

We are currently changing the way the website looks. To see what the new version of the Dunkirk Road looks like click here.

The revised pages will be added to the site bit by bit and will take several months to complete. However it may mean that anyone who has links to a particular page may need to repoint to the revised version.

Back Issue No.10

Lenton Times Back Copies

We have revamped all the pages relating to Lenton Times backcopies. There is now one index which will link you to a separate page for each issue.

Issues No.1 - 7 have now sold out. So we are providing access on the website to all the articles that were included in these particular issues.

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Lenton Church Athletic Football Club

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Hillside 1930s

Lenton Gallery

Shows photographs of the Lenton, Dunkirk & Wollaton areas Past and Present

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Lenton Listener magazine

The Lenton Listener

Selected articles from the magazine produced for Lenton Community Association between 1979 and 1988

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Godfrey's History of Lenton 1884

A review of

The History of the Parish and Priory of Lenton

by John Thomas Godfrey - 1884

The book was reviewed in the Nottingham Daily Express and published over four issues during December 1884 to January 1885

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Lenton Local History Society

Lenton Local History Society

General information about the Society, current programme of events and contact details

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Research at the National Archives, Kew

Professional help offered for those wishing to access material from the National Archives

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