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In creating this archive we have always had a passion about recording peoples memories in South Holland. We have now created this page to provide easy access to these memories. So we hope you will enjoy and want to add more. Contact us if you would like to add your memories.

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A few photos from Robert BESTER’s collection marking the occasion 9 years ago when we formally opened Chain Bridge Forge as a museum. These photos show Geoff Dodd who used to own the Forge and is re ...
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Being strongly allergic to chlorine, I hated this place when I was a Spalding Grammar School pupil in the 1950s, because I was forced to go for weekly swimming lessons every spring.. I spent miserable ...
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“How do you spell the word ‘committee’? My questioner was Sid Franks, the editor of the Lincolnshire Free Press and Spalding Guardian, and this was my first-ever job interview. It was in Februar ...
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I made my somewhat premature arrival on this earth on February 13 1941, in what my mother always referred to as Spalding Myntling Home on Pinchbeck Road. Less kind souls referred to it as the Work Hou ...
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Geoff …. And is husband, husbandsman, a small farmer from South Kime in the middle 1500s. Ian ...
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Geoff Taylor and Geoff Dodd Interview on Tulip Radio Chris Carter: . . .Geoff Taylor and Geoff Dodd who are concerned with the forge in Spalding which probably many of you, myself included, know re ...
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In creating this archive we have always had a passion about recording peoples memories of life in South Holland. We have now created this page to provide easy access to these memories. So we hope you ...
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DR KATHERINE STORR
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Comment from a Facebook contributor. My grandmother Alice Gertrude Dubber nee Barton was born in Donington in 1894 and she lived in Malting Lane. Her father George Barton was a fruit grower. Her mo ...
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Tribute has been paid to one of Spalding's longstanding traders. Charles Stennett, known as Horace, died at his home ...
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Huge thanks to Mr Middleton for delivering the latest copy of the The Bridge - Handbook of Sutton Bridge. This is a very impressive publication and has a history of Sutton Bridge. Please read on. < ...
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Spalding Home Guard, Grandad Popple in the middle outside the Drill Hall on Haverfield Rd ...
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