Thurmaston Heritage Group Home Page

The website of the Thurmaston Heritage Group - Leicestershire, England.

Road Rollers Limited, Thurmaston, 1967 - Click on the link - Set 1 and Set 2

Thurmaston Cemetery - Click on the link - Cemetery

Thurmaston Magpies - Click on the link - Magpies

BTH, courtesy of Mrs. Jean Marvin - Click on the link - BTH

Roundhill School Football Teams, 1957-58 - Click on the link - Roundhill

Thurmaston's Harrow Inn by Wilf Baird - Click on the link - Harrow Inn

Thurmaston By-Pass 1961 by Wilf Baird - Click on the link - By-Pass

Join Thurmaston Heritage Group 2016 - Click on the link for details - JoinTHG

Roundhill pupils, 1955, courtesy of Mr. Peter Rippin - Click on the link for details - Roundhill

Thurmaston Pensioners and Thurmaston Working Men's Club Members.
Click the picture to see enlarged images - See who you can identify.

Do you have any material that reflects the political life of Thurmaston?

See an example of a 1965 Thurmaston Parish Council Elections Poster produced by the Conservative Party. Can you help identify the candidates?

Click the poster to see more details.

British Thomson-Houston (BTH), Associated Electrical Industries (AEI), Thorn Lighting, GE Lighting, do you have pictures taken at the Melton Road, Thurmaston factory?
Click the BTH red button to see how you can help.

Thurmaston Junior School Football Team - 1960/1961, can you help identify the boys? Click on picture to see details.

See an image of a painting that was bought by George Edward Checkland for his employee, Mark Maidment of Thurmaston Hall.

Click on the painting for more details.

Mr. Jim Hewing (1915-1988) of Thurmaston, and others, can you help identify the others? Click on picture to see details.

The Funeral of Mr. Noah Smith of the Rookery, Thurmaston.
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Thurmaston Memorial Hall opening, c1929.
Click on picture to see a larger version of the image.

Roundhill School, 1955.



Roundhill 1955

Click the picture to see enlarged images - See who you can identify.


The success of the THG book Memories of Thurmaston - has led to demands for a second volume of memories.


Memories of Thurmaston, Volume 2, is priced at a value for money £11.99 and available from Thurmaston Print Shop, 814, Melton Road, Thurmaston, Leicester, LE4 8BE, England. (Shop open Tuesday to Friday 9am - 5pm) or can be posted in the UK for £3.00 or within Europe for £5.00, or to North America for £7.50. Prices for postage to other parts of the world can be given on enquiry. Sterling cheques must be made payable to Thurmaston Print Shop and sent to the address shown above.


Using the email link below send a book order to Thurmaston Print Shop - you will be sent an invoice by return, which you can settle by Credit Card or by Paypal.

On confirmation of your payment the order will be despatched.

For further information please contact
Michael Westwood

Telephone: +44 (0)75 4451 0649

or use the following email link Memories of Thurmaston



Click on the words below to view different subjects

The village - 1903
Then and Now
The Hall
Public Houses
THG Meetings
WW1 & WW2
Auster Aircraft
Glebe Farm
1814 - Families
1950 & 60's Thurmaston
Political Life
Property Sale
Commercial Life



To submit information to Thurmaston Hertitage Group click on the following: Contact Thurmaston Heritage Group


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Last site update 28.07.2019