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Caythorpe
 
Caythorpe, Methodist Chapel
Caythorpe, Methodist Chapel
Caythorpe, Methodist Chapel

Wesleyan Methodist Chapel.

"The first chapel was built in 1824, but was replaced by a new chapel in 1851, which closed in 1982"

https://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/upload/public/attachments/705/methc_caythorpe.pdf

Building now occupied by Decorative Country Living Ltd.

https://decorativecountryliving.com 

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Wesleyan, Methodist, Chapel, Decorative Country Living Ltd
Caythorpe, Pickworth House
Caythorpe, Pickworth House
Caythorpe, Pickworth House

Previously known as "Ivy House".

Dated 1684 above the front door but with C18 and C19 alterations.

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1062396 

DB 25 April 2018 

 

Caythorpe, Pickworth House, Ivy House
Caythorpe, Primary School
Caythorpe, Primary School
Caythorpe, Primary School

Kelly's Directory of Lincolnshire 1876 states that a "School Board was formed 1875 and a school erected to hold 150 children". Also stated that Edward William West was master.

Now Caythorpe Primary School. 

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Primary, School, Board, Edward William West
Caythorpe, Primary School, County Library Sign
Caythorpe, Primary School, County Library Sign
Caythorpe, Primary School, County Library Sign

County library sign displayed on the outside of what is now Caythorpe Primary School

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Primary, School, Library, Sign
Caythorpe, Red Lion, Public House
Caythorpe, Red Lion, Public House
Caythorpe, Red Lion, Public House

"Public House, formerly house, 1650 with C19 and C20 additions and alterations"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1062400

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Red Lion, Public House
Caythorpe, School
Caythorpe, School
Caythorpe, School

"Former school, now house; 1838"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1360306

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, School
Caythorpe, St Vincent
Caythorpe, St Vincent
Caythorpe, St Vincent

Viewed from the west.

"Parish Church. C13, C14, C16, C17, C18, 1860 addition and restoration by Sir G. G. Scott.

Nave, north aisle, central tower, north and south aisle 'stubs', chancel.

Coursed and banded ironstone and limestone rubble, ashlar quoins and dressings, slate roofs"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1317320 

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Saint Vincent, Church
Caythorpe, St Vincent
Caythorpe, St Vincent
Caythorpe, St Vincent

Viewed from the east.

"The east and south walls of the chancel were rebuilt in the C19 above the band at sill level"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1317320 

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Saint Vincent, Church
Caythorpe, St Vincent
Caythorpe, St Vincent
Caythorpe, St Vincent

"Inside, the C13 nave is divided down the middle by a 2 1/2 bay arcade supported on slender octagonal piers with circular capitals"

"At the west end of the nave is a C17 pillar type poor box with a contemporary painted board"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1317320 

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Saint Vincent, Church
Caythorpe, St Vincent, Churchyard Cross
Caythorpe, St Vincent, Churchyard Cross
Caythorpe, St Vincent, Churchyard Cross

"Churchyard cross, C14 with additions of 1906" 

"a good example of a medieval standing cross with a quadrangular socket-stone and octagonal shaft"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1009225 

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Saint Vincent, Church, Cross
Caythorpe, St Vincent, Edmund Weaver Memorial
Caythorpe, St Vincent, Edmund Weaver Memorial
Caythorpe, St Vincent, Edmund Weaver Memorial

Memorial south chancel.

"In Memory of MR EDMUND WEAVER who by his own Industry from a low Education made very great Progress in the Liberal Arts and was justly Esteemed one of the best Astronomers of ye Age.

In Private Life a tender Husband an indulgent Father A quiet Neighbour A cheerful Companion A sincere Friend and a good Churchman. he Departed this Life in a faithful assurance of a better, Dec y 27, 1748 aged 65 years"

"an English astronomer, land surveyor, and friend to William Stukeley. Weaver's The British Telescope ephemerides (astronomical tables) is considered an important 18th-century publication on the movement of planets"

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_Weaver_(astronomer) 

Lincoln University, School of Mathematics and Physics, held the first annual Edmund Weaver Lecture in Astronomy on 11 October 2017.

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Saint Vincent, Church, Edmund Weaver, astronomer, land surveyor, Stukeley, ephemerides
Caythorpe, St Vincent, Font
Caythorpe, St Vincent, Font
Caythorpe, St Vincent, Font

"Font is C19 octagonal and chalice shaped"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1317320 

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Saint Vincent, Church, Font
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Door
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Door
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Door

"South door has a cusped head surmounted by a slightly ogee headed hood mould and a croketed gable containing a seated figure of the Virgin which is flanked by pinnacles which are cut by the porch roof"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1317320 

DB 25 April 2018 

Caythorpe, Saint Vincent, Church, South Door
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Porch
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Porch
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Porch

"South porch in ashlar with plinth and banded work above, C14 with a pointed moulded arch in the outer face, side benches. 

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1317320  

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Saint Vincent, Church, Porch
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Porch, Footprints
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Porch, Footprints
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Porch, Footprints

Footprints inside the south porch.

Several different feet outlined on the stone benches either side of the porch.

Origins unknown but may be C17.

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Saint Vincent, Church, Footprints, South Porch
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Porch, Mass Dial
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Porch, Mass Dial
Caythorpe, St Vincent, South Porch, Mass Dial

Several mass dials visible, on the external porch wall, to the right of the entrance.

"Some 3,000 mass, tide or scratch dials have been recorded in the UK.

Typically located on the south wall of a parish church, this form of sundial was used to mark the ‘variable’ time of liturgical services in the medieval world."

http://www.buildingconservation.com/articles/mass-dials/mass-dials.htm

See also

http://sundialsoc.org.uk/dials_menu/mass-dials/ 

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, Saint Vincent, Church, Mass Dial, Scratch Dial
Caythorpe, Waggon & Horses, Public House
Caythorpe, Waggon & Horses, Public House
Caythorpe, Waggon & Horses, Public House
Caythorpe, Waggon & Horses, Public House
Caythorpe, War Memorial
Caythorpe, War Memorial
Caythorpe, War Memorial

Panoramic view between the Old Rectory on the left and Saint Vincent's church on the right. 

"Caythorpe Memorial Cross was unveiled on 10 October 1920. It is modeled on Sir Reginald Blomfield’s Cross of Sacrifice and was supplied by Messrs HT Jenkins and Sons, marble merchants of Torquay, at a cost of £240"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1438056 

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, War Memorial
Caythorpe, War Memorial, Avro Lancaster PB 812
Caythorpe, War Memorial, Avro Lancaster PB 812
Caythorpe, War Memorial, Avro Lancaster PB 812

"IN MEMORY OF THE VALOUR AND SACRIFICE OF THE LAST CREW OF AVRO LANCASTER PB 812, AR-Y 460 SQUADRON RAAF WHICH CRASHED NEAR THE OLD CAYTHORPE RAILWAY STATION AT 15:50 ON 10 FEBRUARY 1945 WITH THE LOSS OF ALL ON BOARD"

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, War Memorial, AVRO LANCASTER, PB 812, 460 SQUADRON RAAF
Caythorpe, War Memorial, Parachute Signals
Caythorpe, War Memorial, Parachute Signals
Caythorpe, War Memorial, Parachute Signals

Falklands island campaign 1982.

DB 25 April 2018

Caythorpe, War Memorial, Parachute Signals, Falklands island campaign
Caythorpe, War Memorial, The Falkland Stone
Caythorpe, War Memorial, The Falkland Stone
Caythorpe, War Memorial, The Falkland Stone

"THIS STONE WAS RECOVERED THE 8000 MILES FROM THE FALKLAND ISLANDS IN ORDER TO COMMEMORATE THOSE MEMBERS OF 5 INFANTRY BRIGADE SIGNAL SQUADRON KILLED ON OPERATION CORPORATE IN 1982"

DB 25 April 2018 

 

Caythorpe, Falkland Islands, Stone, War Memorial, Operation Corporate, 5 Infantry Brigade, Signal