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What Are Listed Buildings? A listed building in the United Kingdom is a building which has been placed on the Statutory List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. There ...
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The Grade II listed Pulvertoft Hall at Gedney Broadgate, near Spalding Built in 1720, the hall is a fine example of early Georgian architecture set in over two acres of land with fenland views. Arr ...
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Broadgate House, Whaplode Drove in 1933 and 1990. Jabez Fletcher lived here with his 2nd wife Sarah Ann (Sally) Thorpe. His first wife Rosette Farrow disappeared leaving behind 2 small daughters and w ...
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Now this is the earliest photo of Spalding's Market Place that I have come across. Prior to building the Corn Exchange (now the site of the South Holland Centre), the commissioners who came into of ...
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Thanks to David Gray and Pat Wensor for these photos.
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This postcard was posted with a "Gedney Drove End, Wisbech" postmark on 14th August. Sadly the date isn't legible but it's got a George V stamp so must be post 1910 and almost certainly pre-1937. It w ...
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Sue Hill sent these pictures. They were in her grandmothers collection and her grandmother was born in Sutton St Edmunds. Does anyone recognise the location of the pictures?< ...
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 It was built in the 18th century for Mr George Worrall a local Solicitor who died there in 1771 at the age of 49. At the beginning of the 19th century it was lived in by an ...
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This picture is approx 1966 at Little London opposite the phone box facing towards BP garage. Knipes house and Dacks bungalow have not been built yet. The white house was dem ...
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This article is written by Zoe Myall for Spalding Guardian In the third of our series of features focussing on the pe ...
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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.   ...
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