Driver takes a wrong turning

Driver takes a wrong turning

We look back to the Spalding Guardian of 50 years ago. Lorry driver James Douglas Elmas, of 85 Gate House, Long Sutton, had a narrow escape from serious injury when his lorry left the road near Fulney church and crashed into a garden. Mr Elms was taken to the Johnson... read more
Spalding’s lost river

Spalding’s lost river

GEMS FROM THE ARCHIVE: A monthly column by DR MARTIN BLAKE, of the Spalding Gentlemen’s Society, looking at interesting artefacts from its museum In 1731 John Grundy Sr, a notable surveyor and hydraulic engineer, arrived in Spalding to survey the area for local... read more
WDIDB Report on River Welland and Crowland Flood 1947

WDIDB Report on River Welland and Crowland Flood 1947

Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland pt1 Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland pt2 Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland pt3 Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland... read more

Report of Flood 1947 River Welland

Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland pt1 Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland pt2 Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland pt3 Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland... read more

Report on River Glen by Mr Taverner 1942

River Welland Catchment Board Letter regarding meeting to consider a Report on the River Glen by Mr. Taverner read more

WDIDB Report on River Welland and Deeping Fen

Reports on R Welland and Deeping Fen pt 4 Reports on R Welland and Deeping Fen pt 3 Reports on R Welland and Deeping Fen pt 2 Reports on R Welland and Deeping Fen pt 1 Reports on R Welland and Deeping Fen map read more

WDIDB Reports on River Welland 1814 to 1930

William Chapman Letter on the Projected Change of the River Welland 1814 W H Wheeler Press Cuttings from the ‘Mercury’ pt1 W H Wheeler Press Cuttings from the ‘Mercury’ pt2 W H Wheeler Press Cuttings from the ‘Mercury’ pt3 W H... read more

WDIDB – Welland and Nene River Authority Reports – 1964 to 1973

Welland and Nene River Authority Report 1964 – 1966 Welland and Nene River Authority Report 1964-1966 pt6 Welland and Nene River Authority Report 1964-1966 pt5 Welland and Nene River Authority Report 1964-1966 pt4 Welland and Nene River Authority Report... read more