Church Parade

Church Parade

There are lots of postcards of church parades in the market place, especially those taken from the Corn Exchange end. This one is from a slightly more unusual view (shame it’s been damaged and repaired). I love the gas lamp outside The Red Lion in the forground....
Bulbs in Britain

Bulbs in Britain

This book written by R C Dobbs and covers the a century of growing bulbs. The book was published in 1983 and tells the story of bulb growing in Britain, Its origins, Growth, Organisation and Achievements with a glimpse of some of the people involved. Contents Preface...
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...
Spalding Grammar School Charter Day Parade 56/57

Spalding Grammar School Charter Day Parade 56/57

The photograph also shows a very different range of shops in Hall Place, Spalding. Plus another view of Hall Place. Shows the roundabout, Law’s the butcher’s and the White Swan pub which is now called Benley’s Bar.