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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 right of...

Wherrys opposite High Bridge…..

Wherrys opposite High Bridge…..

Buildings today The corner of High Street & Church Street. In High Street the shop and the warehouse in Church Street was owned by Wherry & Sons who were a animal feed and seed merchants who eventually moved to new premises. When lorries were being loaded and...

Robert Appleby

Robert Appleby

Extract from Spalding Memories, Facebook. Authored by John Wakefield. Further to the mention of Robert Appleby. Not sure if you have seen this Reuben Holmes but it is an image of his shop in Spalding Market Place from 150 years ago. Would this have been number 10 or a...

River Welland & Hunt & Jennings Steam Bone Mill

River Welland & Hunt & Jennings Steam Bone Mill

A view down the river Welland showing a vessel and in the distance a building with a large chimney that would be the Holbeach Road, Hunt & Jennings Steam Bone Mill (Artificial Manure Manufacturers & Bone Chrushers) (Bones had been imported post 1815, both...

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 fire on...

M & G N – Gallery

M & G N – Gallery

This information is extracted from 2 books by M. D. Beckett and P.R. Hemel. The books are called M & GN in Action and M & GN in Focus. Introduction - With its King's Lynn headquarters, its Melton Constable locomotive works, its beautiful golden gorse loco...

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

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