Things To Do near Brackenborough Hotel

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The Horncastle Canal, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

The Horncastle Canal, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

The Horncastle Canal was a broad canal which ran 11 miles from the River Witham to Horncastle. It passed through twelve locks and largely followed the course of the River Bain. Opening in 1802 it was abandoned for navigation in 1889.

Horncastle Medical Group & Dispensary, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Horncastle Medical Group & Dispensary, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

The Horncastle Medical Group & Dispensary is a five doctor practice working from a converted vicarage.The practice serves the local community. There is ample parking spaces and easy access for the disabled.The market town Horncastle, with its winding streets, quaint shops and many points of interest...

Grimsby Docks, Grimsby, Lincolnshire

Grimsby Docks, Grimsby (approx. 13 miles away)

The north east town of Grimsby developed around a small river called the Haven, which joined the Humber and provided a safe haven for ships on the estuary. From the 12th century, it became a bustling dockside of imports from Europe and Scandinavia and exports from the wool mills. In the late 18th...

River Freshney, Grimsby, Lincolnshire

River Freshney, Grimsby (approx. 13 miles away)

The town of Grimsby stands on the banks of the River Freshney. Originally it entered the tidal River Humber at Pyewipe, north west of Grimsby, but has been re-routed and now supplies Grimsby Docks. There was an existing haven within the borough of Grimsby but this suffered greatly with silting...

Horncastle Tourist Information Centre, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Horncastle Tourist Information Centre, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

Lincolnshire's Tourist information centres are a useful resource for planning your trip to the county. The staff are brimming with local knowledge and ideas on how to get the most out of your visit.

Town Clock, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Town Clock, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

Installed in 1889.

Edward Stanhope Memorial, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Edward Stanhope Memorial, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

Edward Stanhope MP was born in London in 1840 but became a respected benefactor to Horncastle and its people. So much so that, when he died in 1893, a memorial was erected in the Market Place, leaving residents with a permanent reminder of his generosity.Today, the Stanhope Memorial, by E. H. Lingen...

Horncastle Market, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Horncastle Market, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

There is a small market is on Thursdays and Saturdays and the high street shops still adopt half day closing on Wednesdays.

Market Rasen Railway Station, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire

Market Rasen Railway Station, Market Rasen (approx. 13 miles away)

With Grade II listed buildings, Market Rasen station was constructd by Great Grimsby and Sheffield Junction Railway in the mid-19th century. It was a substantial structure with an overall roof below which all the usual station facilities could be found including a bookstall. Today, it is manag...

Horncastle Summer Craft Fair, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Horncastle Summer Craft Fair, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

Special summer market celebrating local crafts and food. Also includes local bands, dancers and singers in addition to funfair rides and a miniature railway. In 2009, the MG Owners Club of Louth displayed about a hundred classic cars.

William Marwood, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

William Marwood, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

William Marwood was born in Horncastle, 1818, and was a hangman for the British government. He developed the technique of hanging known as the "long drop".The "long drop" technique ensured that the prisoners' neck was broken instantly at the end of the drop, resulting in the prisoner dying of asphyx...

Roman Remains, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Roman Remains, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

During the 4th century, the occupying Roman army built a fort at Horncastle but the town was not on any important roads, suggesting that the River Bain was the principal route of access. Roman Horncastle has become known as Banovallum (i.e. "Wall on the River Bain") – this name has been adopted...

21 Mile Poacher Country Cycle Route, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

21 Mile Poacher Country Cycle Route, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

For something easier on the legs, there is no shortage of circular day rides to be found in Lincolnshire. Horncastle is a market town in the East Lindsey district of the county, set within valleys and winding streams, sweeping beautiful countryside. Please visit the link below for content that...

Horncastle Library, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Horncastle Library, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

Horncastle Library is one of many splendid lending libraries within the county and is brimming with well stocked bookshelves covering a wide selection of genres. Organised, spacious and wheelchair friendly there is comfortable seating and helpful staff on hand with any questions or inquiries you...

St Mary's Church, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

St Mary's Church, Horncastle (approx. 13 miles away)

This Anglican parish church, seating approximately 700 people, is mostly built of green Spilsby sandstone. Parts of the Church date from the early 13th century.