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Hucknall torkard history the website of local historian maureen. Workwise, i have retired now, but i am always researching local history for the. It was historically a centre for framework knitting and then for mining, but is now a focus for other industries and a dormitory town for nottingham. There are few englishmen who are not possessed with a laudable desire to peer into the past history of the place where they live, and it is the aim of the writer of this book to gratify that desire, as far as he is able, by pulling aside the curtain which obscures the hucknall torkard of the past from the hucknallite of the present. Hucknall, formerly hucknall torkard, is a town in the ashfield district of nottinghamshire, england. A datetimeline of hucknalls history from 1801 to the present day.441 845 103 783 1006 324 829 279 1048 1075 417 1146 818 291 1315 180 1542 928 670 996 32 1004 643 1132 746 1407 322 90