Wigford - Historic Lincoln South of the River, edited by P.R. Hill
Booklet published by the Survey of Lincoln in 2000, 32 pages. A5 size booklet (N5453)
This short booklet provides a fascinating brief history of the Lincoln suburb of Wigton, and it uses photographs, documents, information on old buildings, and the recollections of local people, to build up a picture of what the place and its people were like over past decades and centuries.
Sections include: Origins to the end of the Roman period, Anglo-Saxon Wigford, Mediaeval Wigford, The post-mediaeval suburb, St. Mary's Guildhall, Churches, parishes, and chapels, Just for the record, Extract from Marrat's map of Lincoln, Architectural styles in Wigford, Tanning your hide, Railway crossings, Industrial archaeology in Wigford, Wigford in the nineteenth century, and Conservation and development
Condition of the booklet is generally excellent. The covers are clean and bright, the staple spine is intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound. There is a small price sticker on the rear side cover