On This Day ...
December 4
Rev John Cotton, vicar of Boston, Lincs - and later of Boston, Massachusetts - born, 1585
Forthcoming Events
News and Reports
Celebrate Lincoln's remarkable engineering history - and its 100-year-old Engineering Society - at a Day Conference in Lincoln on Saturday 18 November 2023

The Bookshop is normally open on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10.00 to 4.00.  

A BOOK published in 2023 by SLHA about an historically important feature of every village

Detailed downloadable histories of more than 50 mills, their machinery and their millers

Detailed Bibliographies (list of books and articles) about Lincolnshire's industrial history arranged by town or district and by type of industry

Volunteers Wanted
Enthusiasts are urgently needed to help run the society and our Lincoln bookshop

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

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 do research.

November 2023 - Bardney Water Tower
November 2023 - Bardney Water Tower
Welton Rural District Council built this 11.6m high water tower and adjacent pump, close to Bardney Abbey, in 1904 at a cost of £2440. It supplied water to the village until 1936.