Barnes Family Collection

We have been fortunate to have a collection of postcards, photos and memorabilia from Vic Barnes' family. His daughter Bobbie Barnes-Jones has passed them to us.

Vic Barnes had a fishing tackle shop in the High Street in Benfleet and lived on a houseboat in the creek.

Page link: Photo of a Harry Russell Painting
Photo of a Harry Russell Painting
Presented to the Barnes Family
Page link: Three Copies of Postcards
Three Copies of Postcards
From Bobbie Barnes-Jones
Page link: Bus Terminus at Waterside
Bus Terminus at Waterside
Passed to us by Bobbie (Barnes) Jones
Page link: Water Fountain Furtherwick Road
Water Fountain Furtherwick Road
Passed to us by Bobbie (Barnes) Jones
Page link: Two Henry Clubb Photos of the High Street
Two Henry Clubb Photos of the High Street
Passed to us by Bobbie (Barnes) Jones
Page link: Four Photos by Henry Clubb
Four Photos by Henry Clubb
Passed to us by Bobbie (Barnes) Jones
Page link: Dutch Cottage and Seawall
Dutch Cottage and Seawall
Photochrom Co Ltd postcard
Page link: The Lobster Smack Postcard
The Lobster Smack Postcard
Coastal Cards Ltd
Page link: Set of Four Postcards
Set of Four Postcards
Canvey Island in the early 1900s
Page link: Very Early Postcard of the Lobster Smack
Very Early Postcard of the Lobster Smack
From the Bell's Photo Co Ltd
Page link: Mystery Photo
Mystery Photo
Any ideas?
Page link: Vic Barnes
Vic Barnes
During the 1953 floods