On This Day ...
August 25
Nathaniel Clayton, of world-renowned engineers Clayton and Shuttleworth, born Lincoln, 1811
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Interested in Lincolnshire's history and heritage? Join SLHA now and share its many benefits

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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.

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Over 8000 photographs - new and old - of scenes, buildings, artefacts and people from across the county.
PHOTOGRAPH OF THE MONTH
August 2019 - St Francis RC Chapel of Ease, Bardney
August 2019 - St Francis RC Chapel of Ease, Bardney
Demand for a place of Catholic worship in Bardney grew when 200 Irish labourers were employed at the Sugar Beet Factory in the inter-war period. This simple chapel, a converted poultry shed, was erected on Station Road and dedicated in 1945.