History & Heritage in Lincolnshire

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Raymond Mays, Bourne, Lincolnshire

Raymond Mays, Bourne

Thomas Raymond Mays was an racing driver from Bourne and was the driving force behind the E.R.A. and B.R.M. Racing Cars.

Spilsby Christian Fellowship, Spilsby, Lincolnshire

Spilsby Christian Fellowship, Spilsby

A family friendly, independent church aiming to share and show the Love of God, through practical, emotional and social support to all members of our local community, with an emphasis on families. We offer a variety of services, from our Halton Road premises, and run weekly parent, baby and toddl...

Roll of Honour Memorial, Heckington, Lincolnshire

Roll of Honour Memorial, Heckington

Forty-three names mark the roll of honour that stands before the village green in Heckington. It is peaceful reflection of the sacrifices made. Heckington is a large village and civil parish in the North Kesteven district of the county and is situated between Sleaford and Swineshead Bridge.

When In Sleaford, Sleaford, Lincolnshire

When In Sleaford, Sleaford

When in Sleaford… is an art trail inspired by the rich heritage of Sleaford. The trail is marked by a series of bronze roundels, created by artist David Mackie, sited in pavements and on walls around the town. The artworks act as way-markers. Maps for the trail are available from the NC...

Heckington Methodist Church, Heckington, Lincolnshire

Heckington Methodist Church, Heckington

The first Wesleyan Methodist chapel in the village was built in 1809, but this was replaced by a new chapel in 1835. The building of the current church started in 1904 to designs by Nottingham-based architect Albert Edward Lambert and took a year for completion The church is part of the S...

West Lindsey's Churches Festival 2018, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

West Lindsey's Churches Festival 2018, Gainsborough

For two weekends in May, Lincolnshire will host one of the finest church festivals in Europe with over 80 places of worship opening their doors as part of the West Lindsey’s Churches Festival. The festival is now in its 20th year and is due to be held on the 12th & 13th and the 19th & 20th....

Skegness Town AFC, Skegness, Lincolnshire

Skegness Town AFC, Skegness

The club was founded in January 1947, as successor to the town's two pre-war clubs Skegness United and Skegness Blue Rovers. After a season in the Boston & District League (using Wainfleet Road Recreation Ground) and then the East Lincs Combination (at the former ground of United in Richmond Driv...

Stamford AFC, Stamford, Lincolnshire

Stamford AFC, Stamford

Stamford AFC is a non-league football club known as The Daniels who play at the Borderville Sports Centre. In 1894 the town’s two most prominent clubs Stamford Town & Rutland Ironworks agreed to amalgamate. Initially the club adopted the name of the Rutland Ironworks who were viewed as...

Boston Town FC, Boston, Lincolnshire

Boston Town FC, Boston

The club was established as Boston FC in 1964 by former officials of Boston United who were concerned over United's financial problems Life began at the Mayflower Sports Ground for a few months, before moving to their current ground on Tattershall Road. They joined the Lincolnshire League and won...

St Andrew's Church, Donington on Bain, Lincolnshire

St Andrew's Church, Donington on Bain

In the centre of the village stands a delightful, Grade II listed, 12th century church dedicated to St Andrew. It has an unbuttressed Norman west tower and the chancel was rebuilt during the 19th century. Donington on Bain is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of the count...

St Margaret's Church, Huttoft, Lincolnshire

St Margaret's Church, Huttoft

Huttoft is a small village 4.5 miles (7.2 km) east of the market town of Alford in the East Lindsey district of the county.The stone Church of Saint Margaret is a charming Grade I Listed building. It was built during the 13th century, hewn of greenstone, limestone, and with some brick patching. The...

High Bridge, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

High Bridge, Lincoln

The High Bridge in the City of Lincoln is unique in England as the only bridge carrying 16th century buildings, and one of only three historic bridges carrying buildings at all.The first stone bridge was built in the late 12th century, no doubt replacing one constructed from timber from an earlier a...

Church of St Mary & the Holy Rood, Donington, Lincolnshire

Church of St Mary & the Holy Rood, Donington

The building is a Grade I listed Anglican parish church dedicated to St Mary and the Holy Rood. It is almost a complete combination of early Decorated and late Perpendicular style. Its chancel, however, is mainly Early English. The church tower and spire rise to 240 feet. There are memorials i...

Captain Matthew Flinders RN, Donington, Lincolnshire

Captain Matthew Flinders RN, Donington

Born in Donington, Matthew Flinders was a Captain in the Royal Navy, a navigator and cartographer. Flinders led the first circumnavigation of Australia and identified it as a continent. However, with Britain at war with France, a suspicious governor kept him under arrest for more t...

St Peter's Church, Scotter, Lincolnshire

St Peter's Church, Scotter

In the large village of Scotter the 11th century Anglican parish church is dedicated to St Peter and seats 400 parishoners. Stone built, parts of the building echo from the early Norman period and restorations were extensive in the early part of the 19th century. The church is in the Scotter w...