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 1750 to 1800

Pre 1755 to 1968 “The George” inn in South Street 1761 Methodist preachers in the town 1765 An early friendly society 1771 The Kings Head Inn described as new 1772 to 1865 “The Plough” inn – Plough Hill, Staves, plumber. 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 …

Archaeological Research

In May 2014 CHARS, led by Dr. Kevin Leahy, completed a survey of the Caistor Roman Walls. We managed to gain permission from all the properties that are said to have remains of the wall except for Caistor House. The Read More …