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Aram’s Pharmacy and Cycle showroom in Wellingore was formerly owned by Mr Ingham, also a chemist, who extracted teeth without an anaesthetic.

No shops now survive in the village.

undated postcard

Wellingore, Aram cyle shop, Ingham chemist
Wellingore, All Saints
Wellingore, All Saints
Wellingore, All Saints

Perched on the edge of the Cliff, All Saints, Wellingore, dates from the Decorated and Perpendicular periods.

There are old benchends and a late twelfth-century sedilia.

Mark Acton, 2013

Wellingore, All Saints church
Wellingore, All Saints
Wellingore, All Saints
Wellingore, All Saints

Interior view looking towards the chancel.

Pulpit dates from 1881. 

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, All Saints, church,
Wellingore, All Saints
Wellingore, All Saints
Wellingore, All Saints

Looking west into the nave from the chancel. 

The roofs date from 1881 and an earlier roof line is visible above the tower arch.

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, All Saints, church,
Wellingore, All Saints, Brass Wall Plate
Wellingore, All Saints, Brass Wall Plate
Wellingore, All Saints, Brass Wall Plate

Brass wall plate to Mary Ellis 1637.

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, All Saints, church, Brass, Mary Ellis
Wellingore, All Saints, Chancel
Wellingore, All Saints, Chancel
Wellingore, All Saints, Chancel

Triple arched sedilia visible on the right.

Altar rail dates from 1881. 

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, All Saints, church, chancel
Wellingore, All Saints, Font
Wellingore, All Saints, Font
Wellingore, All Saints, Font

Font dates from 1881.

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, All Saints, church, font
Wellingore, All Saints, Pillar Piscina
Wellingore, All Saints, Pillar Piscina
Wellingore, All Saints, Pillar Piscina

Remains of C13 pillar piscina.

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, All Saints, church, Pillar Piscina
Wellingore, All Saints, Roll of Honour
Wellingore, All Saints, Roll of Honour
Wellingore, All Saints, Roll of Honour

Roll of Honour displayed to the south of the tower arch and near the font.

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, Roll of Honour
Wellingore, All Saints, Slate Wall Tablets
Wellingore, All Saints, Slate Wall Tablets
Wellingore, All Saints, Slate Wall Tablets

"In the north aisle are 2 slate wall tablets to James Brand 1719 and Robert Stevenson 1729"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1308424 

Do the poor still get their coals on St Stephens day (26th December)?

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, All Saints, church, slate, wall tablet
Wellingore, All Saints, Tomb Chest
Wellingore, All Saints, Tomb Chest
Wellingore, All Saints, Tomb Chest

"The north chapel contains an important tomb to Sir Richard de Buslingthorpe. c1435, the tomb-chest has 3 shields and quatrefoil panelling between, and is topped with reclining alabaster figures of a knight and his lady"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1308424 

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, All Saints, church, Richard de Buslingthorpe, tomb chest
Wellingore, All Saints, War Memorial
Wellingore, All Saints, War Memorial
Wellingore, All Saints, War Memorial

War memorial in All Saints churchyard commemorating the fallen from both world wars. 

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, War memorial
Wellingore, Marquis of Granby
Wellingore, Marquis of Granby
Wellingore, Marquis of Granby

"Public house. Mid and late C18"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1147781 

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, Marquis of Granby, public house
Wellingore, Red Lion
Wellingore, Red Lion
Wellingore, Red Lion

Traditional village pub. Mrs Mary Pearson is listed as the landlady in Kelly's Directory of Lincolnshire 1876. 

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, public house, Mary Pearson
Wellingore, view from church tower
Wellingore, view from church tower
Wellingore, view from church tower

This view is from the church tower looks north over the village centre. The mill in the distance, now minus sails, has been converted into a house.

RAF Wellingore opened in 1935 and closed in 1945.

John Gillespie Magee, author of the poem ‘High Flight’, took off from the base on his fatal flight.

undated postcard

Wellingore, windmill, John Gillespie Magee
Wellingore, Village Cross
Wellingore, Village Cross
Wellingore, Village Cross

Remains of medieval village cross on the east side of Cliff Road. It is a scheduled ancient monument :-

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1009214 

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, Village Cross
Wellingore, Water Standpost
Wellingore, Water Standpost
Wellingore, Water Standpost

Cast iron standpost for village water supply.

Manufactured by Glenfield and Kennedy Ltd, Kilmarnock.

Located Grosvenor Square.

Very similar standposts in Navenby and other local villages.

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, Water Standpost
Wellingore, Wellingore Hall
Wellingore, Wellingore Hall
Wellingore, Wellingore Hall

View of south garden front.

"Country house, now offices and flats, with attached private chapel now RC Church. Palladian Villa, built c1760 for Neville family, extended c1800 and again 1876 by J MacVicar Anderson"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1147748 

DB 28 May 2011

Wellingore, Hall, Neville, J MacVicar Anderson, St Augustine
Wellingore, Wellingore Hall
Wellingore, Wellingore Hall
Wellingore, Wellingore Hall

The attached Roman Catholic Church of St Augustine is visible on the left of this image of the North entrance front.

DB 28 May 2011 

Wellingore, Hall, Neville, J MacVicar Anderson, St Augustine
Wellingore, Wesleyan Methodist Chapel
Wellingore, Wesleyan Methodist Chapel
Wellingore, Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

"Wellingore Chapel was built by the Primitive Methodists in 1837, but sold to the Wesleyan Methodists about 1842.

A new chapel was built in front of the old one in 1887.

The chapel closed in 1993"

https://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/upload/public/attachments/749/wellingore.pdf 

Datestone to the left reads :-

"WESLEYAN SUNDAY SHOOL A.D. 1925"

Datestone on the chapel reads :-

"WESLEYAN CHAPEL A.D. 1887 JUBILEE"

Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee was celebrated in 1887. 

DB 29 May 2018

Wellingore, Wesleyan, Methodist, Chapel, Jubilee, sunday school
Wellingore, Windmill (1)
Wellingore, Windmill (1)
Wellingore, Windmill (1)

The first tower mill here, built in 1818, had three storeys and replaced a post mill on the same site.

It was later raised by a further three floors, probably in 1854. Milling ceased in the 1930s.

Postcard from David Robinson Collection, 1903

Wellingore, windmill
Wellingore, Windmill (2)
Wellingore, Windmill (2)
Wellingore, Windmill (2)

Wellingore Mill worked with four sails in the early part of the twentieth century and milling ceased altogether in the late 1940s.

Location of mill: SK 984 570

Peter Kirk Collection, 1998

Wellingore, windmll, Peter Kirk