Jump to New town – There was a proposal to develop Gainsborough as a new town linked to Sheffiel but the plan was not pursued. EconomyGainsborough Town Councilparishes. Gainsborough is a historical town by the River Trent, which has provided it with much of its colourful past.
The main historical focus is the Gainsborough Old Hall, . Henry VIII came to Gainsborough in 15while on his way to York. Today this red brick market town and river port has retained some of its 18th century . A prosperous market town in north west Lincolnshire, Gainsborough is situated on the River Trent.
The most prominent historic building is Gainsborough Old . Feb 20- A Lincolnshire town is celebrating the 1000th anniversary of when it was briefly the capital of England. Gainsboough is a town that barely figures on a map of the area, let alone . Jul 20- A town centre retail boss says Gainsborough’s economy is finally reaching its potential after it was revealed that empty units have been .