On This Day ...
January 17
Meteor jet fighters put on alert after radar stations at Skendleby and Humberston tracked an impressive UFO, 1947
Forthcoming Events
HIGHLIGHTS
COMING SOON
News and Reports

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

New books, fresh projects? We offer a good way of getting recognition and publicity

The intriguing story of the rise, prosperity and decline of Georgian theatres and actors in Lincolnshire


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.

PHOTOGRAPH OF THE MONTH
January 2017: The White Cottage, Thimbleby
January 2017: The White Cottage, Thimbleby

This is one of several mud and stud cottages in the village's much-photographed main street. Mud and stud was a common form of construction found in Lincolnshire's vernacular buildings, especially in south-east Lindsey.