Burghley House was built by the Cecils in the period 1558-87 and still remains with the family, though now owned by a trust.The surrounding landscape was created by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown.
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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.
Enthusiasts are needed to help run our society and our Lincoln bookshop