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....
George H Gray

George H Gray

Sue Gray Rhodes Found these photos whilst I had time on my hands last week.  The one of Grays shop must have been just after it opened in 1919 when it was just a small, bay windowed property. Established by my great grandfather George Henry Gray – then his son...

First Hand Account of VE Day

VE Day – The photo with this post is a first hand account of a VE Day experience in Spalding from a letter my late mother Mary Rose wrote to her future husband who was stationed in Germany.My mother lived in Spalding Road Pinchbeck and worked in the offices of a...
Spalding Station

Spalding Station

Above M&GN J4 0-6-0 no84 is in charge of a goods train passing Spalding c1936. © AW Croughton Deltic Fenman 4/5/81 55002 KOYL1 Finsbury Park to March, Spalding, Peterborough the NVR Source: Lincolnshire Railways Facebook