Memories of the Sugar Beet Factory

Memories of the Sugar Beet Factory

Graham has a query. Does anybody know how railway wagons of sugar beet were unloaded at the factory around 1960. Hope you can put me in touch with anyone that worked there. I am making a model railway layout that depicts part of the factory. Graham....
Sunblest Depot

Sunblest Depot

Photograph taken by Harry Dunford. Harry was chief mechanic at Sunblest depot in Tower Lane Spalding. The depot was formerly know as Bakers Quality Bakeries. The owner was known as the “flying baker” The people in the pictures Dick Hardy, Peter Jurquit,...
Packing Roses at Penny Hill Nurseries Holbeach

Packing Roses at Penny Hill Nurseries Holbeach

In this photo we see a Mrs Coyne preparing rose boxes at Penny Hill Nurseries Holbeach. Postman Derek Bowell makes the collection. Nursery work was, and still is a huge part of life in South Holland. What memories do you have working in them ? Click on image to...
Lockwoods Canning Factory, Long Sutton

Lockwoods Canning Factory, Long Sutton

A photo of a lorry outside Lockwoods Canning Factory at Long Sutton.  Year unknown. Who has memories of Lockwoods, or knows when it first opened or finally closed ? Click on image to...