On This Day ...
February 9
Lord Burghley of Burghley House, Stamford, winner of 440yds hurdles at the 1928 Olympics, born, 1905
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Describes a superb sewerage scheme for Lincoln and how the Victorian city fathers failed to implement it

Help record Lincolnshire's vernacular buildings, with emphasis on the medieval and early modern periods

Discover the industrial history of Lincolnshire: mills and maltings; drains and docks; farms and factories.

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 uncover the story of your own village.

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 February 2016: Spilsby Church Monument
February 2016: Spilsby Church Monument
This monument in alabaster to Robert 3rd Baron Willoughby (d.1396) and his wife is one of several fine monuments in St James' Church. Lord Willoughby fought in France with the Black Prince.