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Tiddy Mun was a legendary bog spirit in Lincolnshire, England, who was believed to have the ability to control the waters and mists of The Fens of South Lincolnshire and The Carrs of North Lincolnshir ...
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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 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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Bartholomews Gazateer of the British Isles lists Saracen's Head as a hamlet 2 miles north-west of Holbeach, Lincolnshir'e — with Post Office. The main road that passes through the centre of Saracen ...
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Nice set of memories from Facebook contributors The old railway bridge at Surfleet Opposite Parker’s Yard. Yes I thought it was the railway and foot bridge at Surfleet with Great Northern PH my ...
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These are photos of my Grandfather William John Auker and Grandmother Beatrice Maud Auker (nee Hicks) who lived in Drove End for many years. The first photo shows my Grandfat ...
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John Tippler has put some of his memories down on paper for readers to enjoy. In the 1930s and 40s, the town function ...
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This photo was taken in 1952 at the top of St Paul's Road. St Paul's Estate was still being built when we moved to Holbeach Rd right next to West Elloe bridge, from Bedford Place, after my Mom had rem ...
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The lifestyle of a working-class family in which I grew up. I do not
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Sadly today was the funeral of Alec Willson. Alec lived all his life in Spalding and during working as a volunteer at Chain Bridge Forge he recorded this oral history with his sister and May Clark. Du ...
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What were your memories????
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The pictures were acquired from a Facebook page but show Mr Barnard at work. However this reminded me of  another book in our collection entitled "The Memoirs of a Fenland Mole Catcher" by Bill “P ...
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Can you help Janet Iszatt find more information about her great uncle Harry Forth Bike advertisement is for J Turner Baker and Grocer, West Street Crowland. Not sure of date but Harry was born in ...
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I was asked a question about Beggars Lane in Weston but I have lost the link to the source. So I hope this information helps. This extract comes from an oral history given by Geoff Dodd and talks a ...
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