Primary School Merger

1954  Document proposing a joint Anglican and Methodist School   new sch proposal001   1950 Letter showing both schools would wish to remain      School Closures008 1930 Anglican Document on the state of Primary Education in Caistor.    School Closures009 From Anglican School   The Read More …

Caistor Diary 1901

1901 Population 1567 1901 January 10th   On Sunday a woman named Sharp, who occupied a house on Whitegate Hill, Caistor, was found dead in bed. The sad discovery was made by a little boy, who was in the habit of 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 …

British Legion

Janice Cumberland – It was it around 1959 when Bingo came to Caistor. They used to have Bingo upstairs in the British Legion on a Saturday night, and upstairs, above the Catholic Church on a Wednesday night. Does anyone remember Read More …