Former Police Station and Sessions House Spalding

Former Police Station and Sessions House Spalding

This photo shows the former Police Station and the Sessions House at the Sheep Market, Spalding. The Sessions House is a massive stone structure in the form of a castle and is now a Grade II Listed Building. It was built between 1842 – 1843 by Charles Kirk, and...
Election speech taking place at the Sheep Market by MP Herbert Butcher

Election speech taking place at the Sheep Market by MP Herbert Butcher

This photo shows an election speech taking place at the Sheep Market, Spalding by the MP Herbert Butcher in 1939. He was elected as the Member of Parliament for Holland with Boston at a by-election in June 1937, after the death of the National Liberal MP Sir James...
Sessions House and Spalding Prison

Sessions House and Spalding Prison

This photo, taken from the edge of the Sheep Market, Spalding is looking towards the old Session House seen here on the left. To the right of that is what was the old Prison. The Sessions House, built in 1842 is still there today although has recently closed.The...