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Tattershall Thorpe
 
Tattershall Thorpe, Blue Bell Inn
Tattershall Thorpe, Blue Bell Inn
Tattershall Thorpe, Blue Bell Inn

"Public house. Early C17 with Cl9 and C20 alterations. Mud and stud, partly underbuilt in painted brick"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1215322 

Village information board states that "It was a favourite haunt for airmen during World War II. The ceiling in the bar has signatures of many of the RAF personnel stationed at the Coningsby airfield"

http://www.bluebell-inn.com/ 

DB 18 April 2018 

Tattershall Thorpe, Blue Bell Inn, Mud and stud
Tattershall Thorpe, Methodist Chapel & War Memorial
Tattershall Thorpe, Methodist Chapel & War Memorial
Tattershall Thorpe, Methodist Chapel & War Memorial

Former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel 1865 with War Memorial Arch in front.

War memorial is a listed structure :-

"Nothing is known about the designer or craftsman, and despite research having been carried out locally, it is not known when the memorial was erected"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1412603

DB 18 April 2018  

 

Tattershall Thorpe, Wesleyan, Methodist Chapel, War Memorial
Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre
Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre
Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre

"The Thorpe Camp Preservation Group established the Visitor Centre in 1988 to commemorate those Airmen who flew from the airfield in World War II"

http://thorpecamp.wixsite.com/visitorscentre 

"The centre was formerly part of No.1 Communal Site, RAF Woodhall Spa"

Buildings have been restored and a large collection of artifacts are displayed. 

DB 11 July 2015

Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp Preservation Group, RAF Woodhall Spa
Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre
Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre
Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre

1940's re-enactment weekend 2015 attended by living history re-enactor groups from around the country 

DB 11 July 2015

Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp, 1940's re-enactment
Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre
Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre
Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre

1940's re-enactment weekend 2015 attended by living history re-enactor groups from around the country 

DB 11 July 2015

Tattershall Thorpe, Thorpe Camp, 1940's re-enactment
Tattershall Thorpe, Village Sign
Tattershall Thorpe, Village Sign
Tattershall Thorpe, Village Sign

Displayed next to B1192 at northern entrance to the village.

DB 18 April 2018 

Tattershall Thorpe, Village Sign