The Lincoln landscape has changed dramatically over the last century, and an online archive of Aerofilms is helping people visualise just how much.
The Britain from Above project by Historic England, catalogues the fascinating transformation of Lincoln, from industrial heritage to familiar historic landmarks and new developments, from as far back as 1921.
All together, the Aerofilms Collection comprises 95,000 images. People can join the 40,000 users who have made contributions to the website.
Enjoy Lincoln’s evolution from above:
St Mary’s Cathedral – 1921
Ruston and Hornsby Engineering Works – 1926
St Marks Railway Station – 1926
Bracebridge Gasworks – 1933
Lincoln Arboretum – 1933
Lincoln Cathedral – 1946
Ruston-Bucyrus Lyd Spike Island Engineering Works – 1947