Durham Ox – John Day

Many thanks to Mr.& Mrs. Oxby of Canada who has set us off on the story of John Day, innkeeper at the George Inn, and his involvement with the Durham Ox. Search “George Inn” for further information. Debbie Oxby tells Read More …

Caistor Diary 1900

1900 The Clerk then brought before the Council the fact that the Rural District Council had issued to the Overseers of Caistor a precept of an extra rate for special expenses thus making two rates for special expenses in one Read More …

Caistor Diary 1650 to 1750

1649-60 Commonwealth 1656 to 1668 “Grocer’s Arms” inn known through tradesmen’s tokens 1660    King Charles II crowned 1662 11th June Caistor Sessions House and Town Hall built. Survived the fire twenty years later as the fire was contained on the Read More …