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...
Lincolnshire Poacher formerly The Crane.

Lincolnshire Poacher formerly The Crane.

The public house got its name from a crane which used to be sited on the river bank in Double St in Spalding. Most of the surrounding buildings have disappeared.
Chain or Albert Bridge

Chain or Albert Bridge

An article appearing in Lincs Free Press recording the demise of the swing bridge to the right Chain Bridge Forge Bridge being removed