Personal Memories
These memories have been collected by our Members from older residents in the town and often provide detail that cannot be found on the pages of books.
Historical Documents Inventory

The Society's collection of maps, articles, books, tapes and photographs, etc., now available in our Archive centre at Watsons Infant School, West Street, Horncastle.

In addition, we are delighted to have received a donation of many historical documents relating to the town from the renowned local historian David Robinson OBE. Listing will appear when they have been catelogued.

A donation from Horncastle Town Council has enabled us to have several of our books rebound. 

The Archive Room is open each Wednesday from 10.00am to 12.30pm or by appointment on 01507 622749

Recent Archive Donations

The Society is most grateful for the continuing donations to our now extensive collections of documents and photographs etc., relating to the town.

'A History of Horncastle' by Conway Walter - Susan Dymoke.

HR Tweed Scrapbook.

DVD, Building of Jubilee Way, Demolition of Supermarket - Brian Lovely.

Collection of negatives of photographs taken for the Horncastle News - Colin Smedley (OscarPics).

"Horncastle in the 1890's" compiled by Caroline & Anne Fawcett. Focus is particularly on health & medical matters. - Anne Fawcett.

Register of claims for Fees for registration of Births Marriages and Deaths in Horncastle area for 1932-1942 - Chattertons Solicitors.

Justices Clerk's Fees Book 1887-1891 - Chattertons Solicitors.

Horncastle Petty Sessions Registars 1880-1881, & 1905-1941.

Banolvallum Motorcycle Club 60th Anniversary DVD - Brian Lovely.

'A New Creation', building of the new Methodist Church 1960/65 - Brian Lovely.

Horncastle Railways Record book, recording all journies 1908-1914 - Bill Emerson via Carol Hodgson

A Collection of books - some very good history books - Bob Pendell

Original Gallery Muscians music dating from about 1800. - Robin Wilson