Historical Documents Inventory

Expand All | Collapse All

The Society Archive at the Watson's Infant School
Documents, Photographs and Memories of Horncastle

The Archive Room at Watson's Infant School, West Street is open Wednesdays 10.00am to 12.30pm. Or by appointment on 01507 622749.

Note - documents available to download are in PDF format. Click the link to download the file.



Famous People



  • The Canal
  • The Railway
  • Jubilee Way
PDF DownloadDownload
List of documents relating to Transport



PDF DownloadDownload
Articles and Books on Churches
Newspaper articles on Churches

Other Documents

PDF DownloadDownload
List of important Buildings
List of documents about Schools
List of books held at the Archives
List of booklets held at the Archives
Documents relating to Legal matters
List of documents about Horncastle Pubs

Parish Register 1877-1878
Births Deaths and Marriages recorded over a nine month period, 1877-1878

An interesting record of Births Deaths and Marriages recorded over a nine month period. There is also a record of the weather for each month. Ideal resource for family history.


PDF Download Download
Click to download -- Parish-Reg-1878.pdf
(PDF file, 635KB)

1851 Census Data for Horncastle
Can you find your ancestors? Want to know what the town was like 170 years ago?

PDF Download Download

Click to download -- 1851 Census Data.pdf

Click to download -- 1851 Street Index.pdf


List of documents held at our Archive Centre.