On This Day ...
November 18
The GNR ‘New Line’ from Coningsby to Firsby opened, 1913
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News and Reports
Guided walks in Lincoln, Branston and Welton to celebrate Lincolnshire Day on 1st October

Large reductions in special pre-Christmas Sale


DAY CONFERENCE about the port of Boston from Medieval to Victorian times in Boston on Saturday 17 November 2018

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Lincolnshire books, plus good quality second-hand books.
Open Monday to Saturday, 10.00am to 4.00pm.

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 - no previous experience necessary

November 2018 - St Polycarp's, Holbeach Drove
November 2018 - St Polycarp's, Holbeach Drove

This church, deep in the fens near the County boundary, was built in the revived Gothic style of the 1860s using polychrome bricks. (An unusual dedication: Polycarp was a 2nd century bishop and martyr in Asia Minor.)