On This Day ...
August 22
Rev J Humble, of Spalding, baptised 52 children, 1869
Forthcoming Events
News and Reports

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

Recent Discoveries in Lincolnshire Archaeology is the theme for a stimulating day conference in LIncoln on Saturday 7 October

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.

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.

August 2017 - Irby on Humber Horse Gin
August 2017 - Irby on Humber Horse Gin

As the horse tramped its circular path inside this building, a shaft attached to its harness linked to gearing operated a water pump over a deep well. There was a pigeon cote above.