On This Day ...
January 18
Sir Halley Stewart, social reformer and philanthropist, MP for Spalding (1886-1895), born 1838
Forthcoming Events
News and Reports

Interested in Lincolnshire's history and heritage? Join SLHA now and share its many benefits

Mining for ironstone in the 19th and 20th centuries in the Lincolnshire Wolds, an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'

How Boston grew from a small village to become a leading English port in a few score years

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.

January 2018 - Nettleham Hall Gates
January 2018 - Nettleham Hall Gates

These fine but neglected gates were bought by John Hood from St. Peter at Arches church, High Street, Lincoln prior to its demolition in 1856.They date from about 1720 and were designed by Francis Smith of Warwick.