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Wollaton Arms

Picture source: Eddie Dexter


 

The Wollaton Arms was situated on Trowell Road. This pub has now been demolished with new housing built on the site.
This was built originally as a Tennants pub called the 'Balloon Hotel'.  This was a reference to a road junction about 200 yards away known as Balloon Crossroads, falsely thought to be the launch point of a gas balloon in the early 19th century but probably named after some cottages on the crossroads with strangely shaped roofs.
Josephine Walters (March 2014)

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