On This Day ...
January 17
Meteor jet fighters put on alert after radar stations at Skendleby and Humberston tracked an impressive UFO, 1947
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Lincolnshire books, plus good quality second-hand books.
Open Monday to Saturday, 10.00am to 4.00pm.

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

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

Over 6000 photographs - new and old - of scenes, buildings, artefacts and people from across the county.

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 do research.

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

Join a group recording and aiming to understand Lincolnshire's vernacular buildings - no previous experience necessary

 Milestones in the society's 175-plus years of energetic history

January 2019 - Brocklesby estate cottage
January 2019 - Brocklesby estate cottage

For many years the Earls of Yarborough were the largest private landowners in Lincolnshire. This cottage, close to Brocklesby Park, the family home, is one of many houses and farmsteads built on the estate in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.