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Yankee Roughnecks Return To Kelham Hall

April 7, 2017 3:14 pm

As Britain fought for its survival during World War II, a team of American oil drillers travelled across the Atlantic to help with the UK war effort. They became known as the ‘Roughnecks of Sherwood Forest’. Their contribution to the UK oil industry was celebrated at the Dukes Wood Oil... View Article

Kelham Hall to Host Museum To Commemorate American Oil Riggers’ Contribution to Britain Winning World War II.

March 29, 2017 2:47 pm

Kelham Hall, near Newark is regarded by many as Nottinghamshire’s last undiscovered stately home. Designed by world-­renowned architect George Gilbert Scott it was built in the Gothic Style. Once the home of the monks of the Sacred Mission, the country house has an interesting past enduring fires, wars and extensive... View Article

New Website

July 28, 2016 2:12 pm

We are pleased to announce the launch of the brand new Kelham Hall & Country Park website. Our new website has been designed with a focus on making the information that you are looking for easier to find, as well as modernising the style and feel. is now fully responsive to modern tablets... View Article