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 410 AD to 1066AD

410AD  All Romans had been recalled to Rome and Emperor Honorious told the people of Britain they were no longer connected to Rome and should defend themselves. Early 400 Castrum built by Saxon general Hengist on land given by Vortigern. Read More …

Caistor Diary 700BC to 400AD

700-43BC       Iron Age –   Groups of people from France and the Alps brought iron-using culture to the east coast. Lived in farms and villages, growing corn extensively and storing it in pits lined with matting, first parching the corn to Read More …