The History of Mills and Milling Talk

The History of Mills and Milling Talk

The History of Mills and Milling Talk by Geoff Lee Admission £2.00 on the night Friday 29 May, 2015 7.30 p.m. St John’s Church Lounge, Hawthorne Bank, Spalding. PE11 3FJ
The Millstone Pub, Spalding

The Millstone Pub, Spalding

The Millstone was situated on St Thomas Road. This pub closed in 1970 and was demolished in 2000 for access to a supermarket car park. Click on image to enlarge
South Holland Windmills

South Holland Windmills

Cowbit Mill 1972 Crowland Mill 197i Donington Mill 1977 Gedney Hill in 1977 Gedney Dyke Mill 1977 Gedney Hill 1977 Gosberton Risegate Mill in 1977 Holbeach Penny Hill Mill Long Sutton Brunswick Mill 1977 Long Sutton Harrisons Mill 1985 Long Sutton Brunswick Mill 1971...
1736 Bowen Road Map – Stilton to Donington

1736 Bowen Road Map – Stilton to Donington

A charming antique road map taken from “Britannia Depicta” engraved by Emanuel Bowen (see below) and published in 1736 – see frontispiece, not includedThe map covers the 37 mile journey starting in Stilton (of cheese fame!) and running north through...
BURROW’S POINTER GUIDE MAP of Spalding 1960 ish?

BURROW’S POINTER GUIDE MAP of Spalding 1960 ish?

“An island in a sea of flowers ” is not too poetic a description of Spalding in its principal harvest time. For its harvests are gathered in the Springtime from fields radiant with the luminous gold of daffodils or, a little later, from the tulip fields,...
The Curse of the Tiddy Mun

The Curse of the Tiddy Mun

FOLKLORE ON FRIDAY – The Curse of the Tiddy Mun Lincolnshire is a large rural county in the east of England, and while it’s landscape may be extremely flat and lacking in scenic features such as towering crags or rolling hills, its folklore is as rich and...
Mill at Little London

Mill at Little London

Find out more about Little London Find out more about local windmills...