On This Day ...
December 18
Bennet Langton of Langton by Spilsby, a friend of Samuel Johnson, died 1801
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.

December 2017 - Mrs Smith's Cottage
December 2017 - Mrs Smith's Cottage

This early Victorian cottage in Navenby is named after its last occupant who died in 1995 aged 102. Its furnishings and fittings are almost entirely those of the nineteenth century. The cottage is currently being restored.