Welcome to the home of the Old Dalby Digital Archive! If you have found this site directly then you may like to visit our village hall home page at odvh.co.uk where you can find some more information about our village and our heritage project. Please enjoy browsing through our archive, and if you have any comments, suggestions, or items to add please contact us here.

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Photo of tree planting on Green for Silver Jubilee 1977

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March 1977. Local residents get together to plant a tree on The Green, to commemorate the Queen's Silver Jubilee.

News article on Bella the cricketing dog

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Article on Bella, the 6-year old labrador, who was owned by local Nolly Greaves. Bella liked nothing more than to head into the undergrowth, to…

Newspaper article on test rail crash July 1984

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July 1984, Power News, the staff newspaper of the Central Electricity Generating Board. An article on CEGB's nuclear Flask development programme and…

Ordnance Survey map of 1884 of Old Dalby

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1884 Ordnance Survey map of Old Dalby Hall, Church and village

Excerpt from 1881 census for Dalby Hall Lodge

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1881 British Census, Dalby Hall Lodge - Musson family