History & Heritage in Lincolnshire

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Wendover Hall, Humberston, Lincolnshire

Wendover Hall, Humberston

Wendover Hall has stood within Humberston village for more than a century. The parish council is currently seeking planning permission for a large extension which will provide a new secondary hall/room as well as new toilet facilities, storage and kitchen. The hall is available for hire for gr...

Church of All Saints, North Hykeham, Lincolnshire

Church of All Saints, North Hykeham

All Saints is one of three churches in North Hykeham. It stands at the junction of Mill Lane and Moor Lane and is a Decorated Victorian Gothic style build, constructed in 1858. It is a popular and lively church, open and welcoming to visitors and newcomers, including children and infants.

Grantham Town FC, Grantham, Lincolnshire

Grantham Town FC, Grantham

Grantham Town FC were established in 1874 and are members of the Northern Premier League Premier Division. They are nicknamed The Gingerbreads. Matches are played at the South Kesteven Sports Stadium (known locally as 'The Meres' after the recreation ground it was built upon). In 1877–78, th...

St Peter's Church, Humberston, Lincolnshire

St Peter's Church, Humberston

The oldest building in Humberston is St Peter's Church. Although the church was rebuilt during the early decades of the 18th century, the tower is over seven hundred years old. At the rear of the church is the site of the former Humberston Abbey of Benedictine monks, which was founded during t...

Gainsborough Trinity FC, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

Gainsborough Trinity FC, Gainsborough

Gainsborough Trinity Football Club compete in the National League North, the sixth tier of English football. The club was established in 1873 as Trinity Recreationists by Reverend George Langton Hodgkinson, the vicar at the Holy Trinity Church. In 1889 they were founder members of the Midland Lea...

Scamblesby Church, Scamblesby, Lincolnshire

Scamblesby Church, Scamblesby

In the sleepy and quiet village of Scamblesby the Anglican parish church of Saint Martin stands on the brow of a wooded hill. It was partially rebuilt in the late 19th century and seats around 100. It hosts regular services and events from the local primary school. The village is a civil paris...

Cleethorpes Town FC, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire

Cleethorpes Town FC, Cleethorpes

Formed in 1998 as Lincolnshire Soccer School, Cleethorpes Town was the brainchild of former Grimsby Town player Tommy Watson. The team was an immediate success with both boys and girls across every age group and the club began to grow quickly. In 2003, the club set up a flagship senior team. I...

St Andrew’s Church, Ewerby, Lincolnshire

St Andrew’s Church, Ewerby

In the quiet and leafy village of Ewerby stands the Anglican Church of St Andrew. It is a Grade I listed building and is an example of early 14th century Decorated style with a 172 feet (52 m) spire. In the north chancel is the recumbent effigy of Sir Alexander Aunsell, the founder of the chur...

Spalding United FC, Spalding, Lincolnshire

Spalding United FC, Spalding

Formed in 1921, Spalding United FC are a non-league football club known as the Tulips. The club was established when Spalding Town (who had played in the Peterborough & District League until then) was reformed. The new club continued to play in the Peterborough & District League, which...

St Mary's & All Saints Church, South Kyme, Lincolnshire

St Mary's & All Saints Church, South Kyme

The Anglican parish church in South Kyme is dedicated to St. Mary and All Saints and dates back to the Norman era. It was during the 12th Century that Philip de Kyme, Sheriff of Lincolnshire, founded a priory in South Kyme for Augustine Canons, dedicating it to St. Mary. The historic...

St Peter & St Paul's Church, Gosberton, Lincolnshire

St Peter & St Paul's Church, Gosberton

St Peter & St Paul’s is a large and magnificent village church with lots of history. Its spire reaches nearly 200 feet above the countryside and the tower gives tremendous views of the fens. There are regular weekly services, baptisms and weddings. The hall is very smart with modern toilet...

Sleaford Town FC, Sleaford, Lincolnshire

Sleaford Town FC, Sleaford

Sleaford Town FC is a non-league football club that dates back to 1923. There have been three name changes in the club's history and seven different strips. The current team kit is green and black. The club have known success through the years and boast an impressive list of silverware inc...

St Mary Magdalene Parish Church, Gedney, Lincolnshire

St Mary Magdalene Parish Church, Gedney

St Mary Magdalene Church is an Anglican Church that heralds from the 13th century. Renowned for its large size in the surrounding low-lying landscape, the Grade I listed building it is commonly known as the Cathedral of the Fens. Dedicated to St Mary Magdalene it was considerably restored in 1...

Gedney Hill Mill, Gedney, Lincolnshire

Gedney Hill Mill, Gedney

Gedney Hill Mill is a Grade II listed 19th century building. Constructed of red brick with a flat roof it stand six storeys high with slight plinth. The village of Gedney Hill is a civil parish in the district of South Holland, close to the Cambridgeshire border 9 miles (14 km) south-east fr...

Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Sleaford, Lincolnshire

Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Sleaford

Our Lady Of Good Counsel is a popular Catholic Church located off the high street in Sleaford. A traditional red brick exterior masks a quite beautiful and breathtaking interior. Full details on Mass, Confession and Reconciliation can be obtained direct from the website linked below. A pay...