Remains of Anglo-Saxon cemetery discovered near Spilsby

November 27, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

Archaeologists from the University of Sheffield have uncovered a previously unknown Anglo-Saxon cemetery near Spilsby. Excavations have revealed more than 20 burials at the extraordinary cemetery in the Lincolnshire Wolds dating back to the late fifth to mid sixth centuries AD. The dig at the site in Scremby, near Spilsby was led by Dr Hugh Willmott and Dr Katie Hemer from the University of Sheffield’s Department of Archaeology in collaboration with Dr Adam Daubney, the […]

14 injured in six vehicle crash near Spilsby

July 21, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

Fourteen people were injured in a six vehicle crash on the A158 Scremby Road at Candlesby, near Spilsby. Thirteen people suffered minor injuries and were treated either at the scene or taken on to hospital. One man was airlifted to Boston Pilgrim Hospital, but police said his injuries are not thought to be life threatening. The road was closed for a few hours to allow time for the vehicles to be removed safely. Motorists were […]

Motorbikes in two crashes on the A158

May 6, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

A motorbike has been involved in a collision with a car and another thrown from his bike in two incidents on the A158 in Lincolnshire, within an hour. A motorbike was involved in a crash with a car on the A158 Main Road Hagworthingham, near Spilsby.‚ÄčThe crash happened at around 1pm on May 6, near the junction of B1195 Slash Lane. Police are on route to the scene and the crash is not thought to […]

Motorcyclist Seriously Injured After Collision

August 20, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital with serious injuries after a collision with a tractor on the A158. Police are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic collision between a motorbike and a tractor on the A158 Scremby Road, Candlesby, Spilsby just after 13.00 on Sunday 19th August.  The road was closed for a number of hours due to the collision. The rider of the motorbike, a 40 year-old male, was taken to Pilgrim Hospital and […]

Accident on A158, Scremby

August 13, 2011 Spilsby Online 0

An accident has occurred this morning that is likely to close the A158 near to Scremby. The accident, close to Scremby Grange, involved a van that has turned over and landed in a ditch at the side of the road.  It is likely that the road will be closed to aid recovery of the vehicle.  It is not known at this stage whether anyone was injured in the accident.