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This section contains the following topics:
- A Brief History a revised and updated version of the booklet 'Plumtree 2000'.
- The War Memorial and information about the men listed on it.
- The history of the Burnside family in Plumtree.
- Historical Events. Describes historic social events that involved Plumtree.
- Characters. Plumtree has its share of characters, the lives of some of them are documented here.
- Old Photos. A collection of old photographs taken from glass negatives.
- 1920s Plumtree map, a map that was hand-drawn in 1974 showing Plumtree in 1927.
- Further Reading contains links to external websites that describe aspects of the history of Plumtree and its neighbouring villages, specifically:
- Keyworth & District Local History Society articles;
- Tollerton Village History Group website;
- Victoria County History;
- The Nottinghamshire Heritage Gateway (Plumtree);
- The Domesday Project;
- Chestnut Farm: Coronation Field Survey Report.