Bunny is a village in Nottinghamshire, England. There has been a settlement on the site since pre-Norman times, perhaps as far back as the days of the Roman Empire. Nottinghamshire (abbreviated Notts) is an English county in the East Midlands, which borders South Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire and Derbyshire. ... Royal motto: Dieu et mon droit (French: God and my right) Englands location within the UK Official language English de facto Capital London de facto Largest city London Area - Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population - Total (2001) - Density Ranked 1st UK 49,138,831 377/km² Religion...
The most significant building in the village is Bunny Hall, probably built in the 1570s and occupied by the Parkyns family for three hundred years. Various other occupants followed, but as of 2005 the Hall had been empty for a decade, and had become semi-derelict. 2005 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...
Bunny Village History Society (http://www.bunnyvillage.org.uk/)
BUNNY Park hall, a mansion of considerable importance, is 41fl owned and occupied by Miss Hawksley, niece of the late Mrs.
Isham Parkyns, also of Bunny, held the rank of colonel during the Civil Wars, and in consideration of the determined and courageous resistance he offered to the power of the Usurper, which is said to have implied his own impoverishment, his son was created a baronet in the year 1681.
One of them, buried in the fine old church at Bunny, the Sir Thomas Parkyns of the last century, was an extraordinary man. He was a great wrestler, he studied physic for the benefit of his neighbours, and he wrote in dead and living languages.
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