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The Normanton on Soar Ferry
Probably the only existing ferry of its type, with the chain lying on the bed of the River Soar to allow the passage long ago of commercial narrow boats and of present day cruisers.
A rowing ferry is traced back over eight hundred years and the chain ferry from its early days at the end of the 18th century, through to the transfer of ownership from the Paget Estate to the village council in 1981. This occurred when a new craft was needed to replace the one damaged beyond repair some three … [more]
The Beginning of WW1 Newspaper
Newspaper from the beginning of World War 1