On This Day ...
August 27
Lord Noel Buxton walked across the river Humber, 1953
Forthcoming Events
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Interested in Lincolnshire's history and heritage? Join SLHA now and share its many benefits

Rural Settlement is the theme for a stimulating day conference at Bishop Grosseteste University LIncoln on Saturday 17 September

Lincoln's industrial contribution to World War I: Conference in LIncoln on Saturday 12 November

This recently formed group is engaged in recording and understanding Lincolnshire's vernacular buildings

Discover the industrial history of Lincolnshire: mills and maltings; drains and docks; farms and factories.

Learn about Lincolnshire's rich and varied archaeology, especially in the Roman, Viking and Anglo-Saxon periods.

Find out about the places, people and events in Lincolnshire's colourful past, and how to uncover the story of your own village.

Volunteers Wanted
Enthusiasts are needed to help run our society and our Lincoln bookshop

Lincolnshire books, plus good quality second-hand books.
Open Monday to Saturday, 10.00am to 4.00pm.

 August 2016: St Mary's Church, Horncastle
August 2016: St Mary's Church, Horncastle

St Mary's church is built of greenstone largely in the Early English style. 13 scythe blades mounted inside are reputed to have been used in the nearby Battle of Winceby (1643)