The late Brenda J. Summers of Nuthall, Notts. secretary of Basford Local History Society
for 25 years from its beginning.
The late Mr. Paul Nix of Nottingham. www.nottinghamhistory.co.uk
The late Mrs Ruth Audis formerly Pembleton of Palterton (died 14 Sept. 2010).
Mrs Mary Goodwin formerly Shacklock of Palterton. .
Mr Reg Shepperd formerly of Palterton and his late wife.
The late Mrs Maureen Caley formerly Curtis of Scarcliffe for loan of photographs and Scarcliffe information.
Mrs Joyce Young formerly Mosley formerly of Palterton. .
Mrs Joan Mosley formerly West formerly of Palterton.
The late Mrs Ellen Spray formerly Turner of Palterton for loan of photographs and farming information.
The late Mr. Jeff. Turner and his brother Fred formerly of The Elms Farm for loan of photographs and farming information.
Mr. Victor Fletcher and his wife Joan of Whalley for the loan of documentation.
The late Mrs Winnifred Audrey Haywood formerly Calow.
Mr. Neil Atkinson of Rylah for help relating to the former Rylah Farm.
Mr. W. (Bill) Robert Wildgoose of Glapwell Lanes farm for help relating to Glapwell Lanes Farm
Mr Alan Sowter and Mrs Barbara Sowter formerly of Palterton.
Mrs Shirley Shone formerly Jones now of Hillstown.
The late Mrs Jean Offen formerly Walker formerly of Palterton.
Mrs Jo. King of Palterton.
Mrs Marlene Grainger formerly Machin of Palterton.
Mr. Arthur Wragg and his wife Grace formerly Sheppard both formerly of Palterton.
Dr. Pegge's Collections vol. 4.
Mr. Clive Hart - North east Derbyshire Archaeological survey 1971.
To all those several other persons who have helped me with this project.
Derbyshire County Council - Historic Buildings, Sites & Monuments Records.
Derbyshire Times newspapers.
"A Short History of Point to Point Steeplechases held in North Derbyshire 1877 to 1939" by S. B. Fox, that confirmed Owlcotes Farm had been the location for the Rufford Hunt in the past.
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