Wherrys opposite High Bridge…..

Wherrys opposite High Bridge…..

Buildings today The corner of High Street & Church Street. In High Street the shop and the warehouse in Church Street was owned by Wherry & Sons who were a animal feed and seed merchants who eventually moved to new premises. When lorries were being loaded and...
Robert Appleby

Robert Appleby

Extract from Spalding Memories, Facebook. Authored by John Wakefield. Further to the mention of Robert Appleby. Not sure if you have seen this Reuben Holmes but it is an image of his shop in Spalding Market Place from 150 years ago. Would this have been number 10 or a...
River Welland & Hunt & Jennings Steam Bone Mill

River Welland & Hunt & Jennings Steam Bone Mill

A view down the river Welland showing a vessel and in the distance a building with a large chimney that would be the Holbeach Road, Hunt & Jennings Steam Bone Mill (Artificial Manure Manufacturers & Bone Chrushers) (Bones had been imported post 1815, both...