Incised Slab at Crowland Abbey

Incised Slab at Crowland Abbey

Extract from Lincolnshire Notes and Queries Volume 1 – dated Jan 1888 to Oct 1889 page 225 INCISED SLAB AT CROWLAND ABBEY.-— The tower of this Abbey has been steadily giving way through much the same cause that imperilled the safety of the west front, so...
Crowland War Memorial

Crowland War Memorial

The Crowland War Memorial was unveiled on November 28th 1920 and was reported as follows: “The Crowland War Memorial erected in the Old Market Place, was unveiled on Sunday afternoon, in the presence of a large gathering of people. The Memorial is in the form of a,...
WDIDB Report on River Welland and Crowland Flood 1947

WDIDB Report on River Welland and Crowland Flood 1947

Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland pt1 Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland pt2 Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland pt3 Report of Flood 1947 within The River Welland and South Holland...
The Gough Map

The Gough Map

Today we visited Boston Stump and in a cabinet at the back of the church is a copy of The Gough Map. The Gough Map of Great Britain (also known as The Bodleian Map) is the oldest surviving road map of Great Britain, dating from around 1369. Drawn in pen and ink and...
Map of Crowland shows Trinty Bridge and Rivers

Map of Crowland shows Trinty Bridge and Rivers

Fabulous medieval engineering in the re-routing of the R Welland by Crowland Abbey to bring the river almost to its doors, & then building the extraordinary 3-way medieval bridge across its confluence with an ancient canal from Peterborough. Dr Susan Oosthuizen...