Tag Archives: Lincoln Castle

This Is More Important Than The Magna Carta

The Lincoln Castle revealed, a £22 million renovation and improvement of the castle, is due to be completed in 2015. One of the most important features of the work is a new building where Magna Carta will be preserved in … Continue reading

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This Lawn is NOT for Cutting

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Please sign petition at the end of this blogpost, thank you The City of Lincoln Council have put The Lawn back up for sale.  The asking price is £1,000,000, admittedly it has suffered from lack of maintenance and needs another … Continue reading

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How to Confuse the Visitor to Lincoln

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The wise Elders of earlier centuries of the City of Lincoln chose a unique way to name the streets of the city. Take, for instance, Castle Hill: Castle Hill is between Lincoln’s castle and cathedral but try as I might … Continue reading

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The Virgin Mary and the Wain Well

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The picture to the left shows Eastgate from the Bailgate junction.  Even though this line of Eastgate would go through the Roman gate from which it gets its name, the road would not have been trodden by a Roman citizen … Continue reading

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Murder in the Cathedral

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Lincoln and its Cathedral has been the background for many strange and bloody events, but the one described here is probably one of the most tragic. William de Bramfield was a subdean at Lincoln Cathedral, he would carry out the … Continue reading

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