This electrically-powered Scherzer rolling lift bridge over the Trent was the largest of its kind in Europe when opened in 1916. The lifting span was secured in the down position in 1960 when tall-masted vessels no longer sailed the river.
Interested in Lincolnshire's history and heritage? Join SLHA now and share its many benefits
New books, fresh projects? We offer a good way of getting recognition and publicity
The intriguing story of the rise, prosperity and decline of Georgian theatres and actors in Lincolnshire
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.
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