Crowland Celebrations

Crowland Celebrations

1937 Coronation Celebrations and other Celebrations such as Maydays May Day photos, here are a few that were taken about 1971. May Day 1 – View from the bridge. May Day 2 – A picture of the May Queen and Her attendants (notice the good looking one to the...
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...

I don’t know if this has been seen on here before. I found this in the baptism records of St Mary and St Nicholas Church dated 11th April 1870. I have made an attempt to transcribe it, I think I have got most of it right. It is a very interesting account of a...
Tulip Time 1954

Tulip Time 1954

A leaflet describing the route and place to stay for that years parade. Click on the HERE to view the leaflet