Addlethorpe, Lincolnshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Addlethorpe and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Kings Head Inn

My great grandfather, John Foster Merril (1840-1844), was the innkeeper at the Kings Head Inn in Addlethorpe. His son, John Booth Merrill, wrote this in his memoirs: "I, John Booth Merrill, was born at Addlethorpe ... at the King's Head tavern on July 6, 1866. My father's brother Thomas Merrill visited us from the USA. It ...Read full memory