Those Were The Days

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Traveller’s Rest Inn

Just like today, many like to spend their spare time in the numerous inns and pubs around the town. In 1883, Worksop had 55 fully licensed premises and 12 beer houses which meant one between roughly 170 people.

This photo shows regulars outside the Traveller’s Rest on Gateford Road at the turn of the century, and is from our archives.