On This Day ...
October 25
John Taverner, composer, died Boston, 1545
Forthcoming Events
News and Reports

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

Lincoln's industrial contribution to World War I: Conference in LIncoln on Saturday 12 November

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.

Check here for keen prices on locally published books 


 October 2016: Lade Bank Pumping Station
October 2016: Lade Bank Pumping Station

This fine pumping station in New Leake parish (TF 379 545) was built in 1867 to pump water from the East Fen into the Hobhole Drain which runs south to Boston Haven.