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The Spalding Gentlemen’s Society welcomes you to its website and very much hopes that you will follow the links to find out all about us.

Founded in 1710, the Society boasts a long and interesting history. Our collections are incredibly varied – you can find anything from a hatpin to a range of firearms and cameras, beautiful glassware, an amazing selection of coins, medals and stamps, silverware and tableware – and an amazing library.

The Society also arranges an important series of professional lectures on a wide range subjects, which are open to the public. For further details, please click on the lectures tab.

If you have the chance to visit Spalding, please do contact us to arrange a tour of our wonderful building and see all the treasures within.

Feel free to contact us at:

info@sgsoc.org

visits@sgsoc.org

curator@sgsoc.org

membership@sgsoc.org

library@btconnect.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2 weeks ago
Museum open to the public

Museum open to the Public

Come along on Thursday, 28th December, to our museum on Broad Street. We will be conducting a tour starting at 11.00am. Explore our collection, ask questions and discover ... See more

Museum open to the Public

Come along on Thursday, 28th December, to our museum on Broad Street. We will be conducting a tour starting at 11.00am. Explore our collection, ask questions and discover ... See more

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2 weeks ago

THE GRUNDY MAP OF SPALDING 1732 – SGS Collection

Looking for a Christmas gift?

High quality A2 prints of the Grundy Map, from the 19th century lithograph, are now available for purchase. These ... See more

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Early Music with Lincolnshire Connections

In the sixteenth century, Lincolnshire was strongly involved in English music, contributing composers, musicians and equally important at that time, patronage, to the national music scene.

Names ... See more

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2 weeks ago
Lecture - Emanuel Mendes da Costa [1717 - 1791]

Emanuel Mendes da Costa [1717 - 1791],
Early member of the Spalding Gentlemen's Society

Presented by Aron Sterk, PhD Student in History of Science


The lecture will take place at the Spalding ... See more

Emanuel Mendes da Costa [1717 - 1791],
Early member of the Spalding Gentlemen's Society

Presented by Aron Sterk, PhD Student in History of Science


The lecture will take place at the Spalding ... See more

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Lecture - The Tower of London

The Tower of London

Presented by Captain William Wells, Former Ship's Captain and Commercial Marine Pilot

The lecture will take place at the Spalding Grammar School, Priory Road, PE11 2XH starting ... See more

The Tower of London

Presented by Captain William Wells, Former Ship's Captain and Commercial Marine Pilot

The lecture will take place at the Spalding Grammar School, Priory Road, PE11 2XH starting ... See more

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2 weeks ago
Coffeehouse

COFFEEHOUSE - open to members and guests who may be thinking of joining us.

The SGS Stamp Collection: presented by Peter Darley.

No admission charge.

COFFEEHOUSE - open to members and guests who may be thinking of joining us.

The SGS Stamp Collection: presented by Peter Darley.

No admission charge.

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2 weeks ago
Coffeehouse

COFFEEHOUSE - open to members and guests who may be thinking of joining us.

Buttons: presented by Simon Thompson.

No admission charge.

COFFEEHOUSE - open to members and guests who may be thinking of joining us.

Buttons: presented by Simon Thompson.

No admission charge.

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Coffeehouse

COFFEEHOUSE - open to members and guests who may be thinking of joining us.

Moulton Chapel Church: presented by Stuart Gibbard.
Moulton Chapel Church was built in 1722, financed by Maurice Johnson. ... See more

COFFEEHOUSE - open to members and guests who may be thinking of joining us.

Moulton Chapel Church: presented by Stuart Gibbard.
Moulton Chapel Church was built in 1722, financed by Maurice Johnson. ... See more

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Coffeehouse

COFFEEHOUSE - open to members and guests who may be thinking of joining us.

Weapons of the Napoleonic Army: presented by Bob Picking.
Bob will bring some of his collection of firearms to discuss, ... See more

COFFEEHOUSE - open to members and guests who may be thinking of joining us.

Weapons of the Napoleonic Army: presented by Bob Picking.
Bob will bring some of his collection of firearms to discuss, ... See more

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