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.... 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... 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

WDIDB Reports on Welland River Board Lower Glen River

Report on Lower Reaches of Glen Welland River Board 1959 pt 3 Report on Lower Reaches of Glen Welland River Board 1959 pt 2 Report on Lower Reaches of Glen Welland River Board 1959 pt... read more
High Bridge over the River Welland at Spalding

High Bridge over the River Welland at Spalding

High Bridge over the River Welland back in the days when the river was still tidal. The picture comes from Keith Seaton book Spalding & Around Through Time.   read more