South Street – Houlden

Eileen Mumby gives the following description: “This shop was for many years Houlden’s (2 generations) then Dawson’s, men’s and women’s drapery; boots and shoes – a very good shop indeed. Mrs. Grace Watson (nee Houlden) gave the following information: Her Read More …

High Street – Holly House

Looking down High Street, towards the end of Chapel Street, there is a large house on the right-hand side, which stands out noticeably, & which was the home of this family. I have already sent an old snap of Carrie 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 …