Radcliffe on Trent Local History Society

This website is managed by Radcliffe on Trent Local History Society

Radcliffe on Trent Local History Society is a research and archives group which has been established for over thirty five years. The Society continues to produce professional and detailed research for the preservation of local history.

VOLUNTEER WANTED IN RADCLIFFE We are reorganising our archives - cataloguing, transcribing and filing in our new system. This is a detailed and responsible task as we hold local archive information from many years of our research work. We need a person to join us in this work, ideally someone with filing or cataloguing skills. We are a small and friendly research group and meet every Tuesday morning in Radcliffe on Trent. If you think you would like to get involved  then please contact us by email on: radcliffeontrenthistorysociety@gmail.com or by our Contact Us page and if you would like more information please give your name and telephone number.

Local organisations

Our Archives

We receive many requests from Radcliffe people near and far, asking for help with family history. Nowadays families like to use Ancestry or other family tree creators, we don’t produce bespoke family trees but we are pleased to help fill any gaps.

Around Radcliffe 2017

Contact UsNeed help  with your  family history?News and information about the society

Buy a local history book!

 Right: A Painting of The Poplars by Samuel Parrot 1797 to 1876.  Left: a painting of the Church attributed to Parrott. Both paintings are loaned to the society by Mr D. Tomlinson.

The old church Radcliffe

An ideal present for anyone who is interested in Radcliffe and Holme Pierrepont history

History pages:

*Radcliffe History

*Coming of the railway

*Radcliffe Remembers WW1

*Schooldays in Radcliffe

*From Wharf to Weir

*Radcliffe in fiction

*Allotments in Radcliffe

A new local history book available soon! Information on how to buy a copy will be provided on Our Books page

On this website you can:

Find out about your village, see photos of people and places and buy a local history book.


For up to date information on local news and events please visit the Parish Council website at:

Radcliffe on Trent Parish Council

Visit our GALLERY page to view photographs of people and places in old Radcliffe


a selection from our archives

All images in this series are owned by Radcliffe on Trent History Society

Radcliffe Hall, now the British Legion Hall