On This Day ...
July 17
Queen Elizabeth II opened the Humber suspension bridge, 1981
Forthcoming Events
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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

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 the society and our Lincoln bookshop

Over 8000 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

July 2019 - Horncastle Saxon Pendant
July 2019 - Horncastle Saxon Pendant
This gold pendant, dating from the 6th or 7th Century, was discovered near Horncastle in 2012. It began life as a coin in Gaul in the Iron Age period and was later remodelled as this piece of jewellery. (Both sides are shown here.)