History & Heritage in Lincolnshire

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Pinchbeck United, Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire

Pinchbeck United, Pinchbeck

Pinchbeck United is the longest serving club in the Peterborough and District league Premier Division. They have a Junior section from under 8 through to under 16. Due to league rulings the club are currently playing at Spalding United's ground. It is not known how long this will last.

St Helen's Church, Saxby, Lincolnshire

St Helen's Church, Saxby

St Helen's parish church is a Grade I listed building, constructed in 1775 as an ashlar-faced red-brick mortuary chapel. The chapel, later a church, had been attributed to Carr of York (who constructed the nearby Norton Place) but no evidence to prove this has been found. It has been assumed t...

Hussey Tower, Boston, Lincolnshire

Hussey Tower, Boston

Constructed during the mid 15th century, Hussey Tower was once part of a grand home, and belonged to Sir John Hussey, a member of the court of Henry VIII. Built from hand made red bricks - fashioned from clay - it stood during the age when Boston was the wealthiest port in England, second only to...

St Peter's Church, Stixwould, Lincolnshire

St Peter's Church, Stixwould

In the village of Stixwould the parish church is a Grade II listed building dedicated to Saint Peter. It was rebuilt during the early decades of the 19th century. The font dates from the 16th century and there is a 13th century grave slab. Interestingly, Alice Cranmer, the sister of Archb...

Barkston Junction Bridge, Barkston, Lincolnshire

Barkston Junction Bridge, Barkston

The bridge carries the East Coast Main Line over the Nottingham to Skegness rail line. It lies close to the former Barkston East Junction, now closed. Nearby Barkston is a village and civil parish in the South Kesteven district of the county.

West Bank Lighthouse, Sutton Bridge, Lincolnshire

West Bank Lighthouse, Sutton Bridge

The East and the West Bank Lighthouses in Sutton Bridge are both Grade II listed buildings. Both are described as early 19th century structures with 20th century alterations. Both are brick built, and have been rendered and colour washed. They each consist of a single central red brick stack o...

Coningsby Railway Bridge, Coningsby, Lincolnshire

Coningsby Railway Bridge, Coningsby

The Kirkstead and Little Steeping Railway, locally known as the New Line, was a railway line linking the East Lincolnshire Railway to the Lincoln to Boston railway through the fens. Open in 1913 by GNR it was built to improve access from Lancashire and Yorkshire industrial centres to the seaside...

Horncastle Bridge, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Horncastle Bridge, Horncastle

Behind Horncastle's quaint high street is a delightful road bridge that connects the town to a Tesco supermarket. The river is populated with chub and roach and there are always plenty of hungry ducks around. Image by Dave Hitchborne

Hykeham Town Women FC, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Hykeham Town Women FC, Lincoln

Hykeham Town Women FC are an FA Charter Standard Football Club who pride themselves on providing quality, safe and fun football in both training and matches for all their teams. Open to all ages and abilities they are always seeking new players to join from under level through to senior.

Holy Trinity Parish Church, Gedney Hill, Lincolnshire

Holy Trinity Parish Church, Gedney Hill

Gedney Hill is a Grade II listed Anglican parish church dedicated to the Holy Trinity. It dates from the late 14th century and was heavily restored during the 19th century including he rebuilding of its outer walls. The church features perpendicular style tie-beams and stained glass windows. I...

Grimsby Borough Ladies & Girls FC, Grimsby, Lincolnshire

Grimsby Borough Ladies & Girls FC, Grimsby

Grimsby Borough Ladies & Girls FC are an FA Charter Standard Football Club who pride themselves on providing quality, safe and fun football in both training and matches for all their teams. Open to all ages and abilities they are always seeking new players to join from under level through to seni...

Boston United Ladies FC, Boston, Lincolnshire

Boston United Ladies FC, Boston

Boston United Ladies currently compete for honours in the Lincolnshire County Women’s League. The team are always looking for new players.

Sleaford Town Ladies FC, Sleaford, Lincolnshire

Sleaford Town Ladies FC, Sleaford

Sleaford Town Ladies FC was formed on 1st August 2007. For two seasons they played in the Lincolnshire Womens County League, winning the title in their second season and with it promotion. Currently, they play in the East Midlands Regional League, Division One North.  

Lincoln Griffins Ladies Football, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Lincoln Griffins Ladies Football, Lincoln

Originally formed as Nettleham Girls FC in the Summer of 2000 the club was renamed the Lincoln Griffins Girls FC a year later. Welcoming and friendly, they are always looking for new players with teams at junior and senior level.  

HBW Ladies, Washingborough, Lincolnshire

HBW Ladies, Washingborough

HBW ladies is a great team to be a part of - not only for the football side but for the social aspect too. They welcome new players of all abilities to training and are continually looking to make more progress season by season. The club was formed in 2013 by Amy Franklin and they train at Was...