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Family's Night of Terror on Canvey Island
Family's Night of Terror on Canvey Island
Bakers National Association Review 13th February 1953
E J Cook Dairy
E J Cook Dairy
Canvey High Street
Terry Foulger
Terry Foulger
At work at Waterside
The Carnival opposite the King Canute
The Carnival opposite the King Canute
Passed to us by Gary Foulger
Lobster Smack Pill Box
Lobster Smack Pill Box
Passed to us by Gary Foulger
On the Buses
On the Buses
Gary Foulger's Dad 1958
Two Old Canvey Bungalows
Two Old Canvey Bungalows
Courtesy of Linda Cripps
Furtherwick Park School
Furtherwick Park School
Janet Dolling's retirement July 1997.
A Canvey Girl part 3
A Canvey Girl part 3
Marian Patten's Story.
New Friends from Jaywick.
New Friends from Jaywick.
At Canvey's Flood Murals
Heritage Plaque Restored
Heritage Plaque Restored
Four months after being destroyed
A Canvey Girl-Part 2
A Canvey Girl-Part 2
Growing up on Canvey Island cont.
A Canvey Girl Part 1
A Canvey Girl Part 1
Growing up on Canvey Island
66th Flood Anniversary
66th Flood Anniversary
Flood plaque
Do you have a photo of 'Zonniehoek '
Do you have a photo of 'Zonniehoek '
Sent in by Bill Hudson
Anthony Lodwick Will 1667
Anthony Lodwick Will 1667
of Knightswick Farm
James Richmond 1757-1826
James Richmond 1757-1826
Publican Lobster Smack
Codicil to the Will of James Richmond
Codicil to the Will of James Richmond
of Canvey Island Dated 1824
RNLI Annual Day
RNLI Annual Day
Labworth Beach 1994
National Youth Week 1994
National Youth Week 1994
Furtherwick Park School Youth Club
W W Electronics
W W Electronics
'Starlight' Display Unit
John Cook
John Cook
Chief Public Health Inspector 1974
Winner Edna Bowden
Winner Edna Bowden
Council Elections 1989
Bill Sparks Cockleshell Hero
Bill Sparks Cockleshell Hero
Practising round Canvey 1983
The Will of Richard Richardson
The Will of Richard Richardson
of Canvey Island, Yeoman 1688
North Thames Gas Board
North Thames Gas Board
Furtherwick Road
Diana Lamplugh
Diana Lamplugh
Furtherwick Park School
Red Cross Presentation
Red Cross Presentation
Lubbins School 1994
St Katherines School 1992
St Katherines School 1992
Cheque Presentation
Admiral Jellicoe Social Club
Admiral Jellicoe Social Club
Cheque Presentation 1991
Litter Problem 1991
Litter Problem 1991
Furtherwick Park School
Cheque Presentation 1991
Cheque Presentation 1991
To British Heart Foundation
The latest comments from this site

The Old Shops in the Village
The Old Shops in the Village
Being demolished in the late 80s
The old butchers was run by Nashes - Robert still runs a store at Jones corner....
By David harvey
On 19/03/2019
Taken in 1974
Taken in 1974
But where
It is the rear of the two former shops that were demolished to make way for...
By David Harvey
On 18/03/2019
Three Photos of Inside of Knightswick Centre
Three Photos of Inside of Knightswick Centre
Dated 1979/80
The outside was *National Provincial Building Society (still Nationwide) *...
By David Harvey
On 18/03/2019
Cornelius Vermuyden
Cornelius Vermuyden
Mabbutt House School Leavers 1989/90
It is definetly the PSD room in E block - everyone had their end of school...
By David Harvey
On 18/03/2019
A Canvey Girl Part 1
A Canvey Girl Part 1
Growing up on Canvey Island
Hi Marian, I was browsing on this site and came across your story.  Very...
By TONY FROST
On 16/03/2019
Place Unknown
Place Unknown
Date unknown
This was my boat being taken out for engine and clutch repairs about 1985...
By Geoffrey Prin
On 13/03/2019
Concord Beach Paddling Pool & Lighthouse
Concord Beach Paddling Pool & Lighthouse
From the Family Photo Album
As I recall it wasn't called Concorde Beach until 70s/80s.  Up until...
By Harry Mount
On 07/03/2019
Great Seafront Picture
Great Seafront Picture
Date? Possibly 80s
Must be after 1953, as the sea wall has steel girders....
By Harry Mount
On 07/03/2019
Charles Hollingbery Canvey Builder
Charles Hollingbery Canvey Builder
1909-1996
Wow I have many stories of this man :) I think he gave my grandad his first job...
By Rachel Stevenson
On 05/03/2019
A Canvey Girl Part 1
A Canvey Girl Part 1
Growing up on Canvey Island
Wow , love reading this as Aunty mick is my great grandmother . I live is...
By Rachel Stevenson
On 05/03/2019
E J Cook Dairy
E J Cook Dairy
Canvey High Street
Great Picture. I believe this property was called Castlewood. Built in 1910 by...
By Martin Lepley
On 05/03/2019
Force Five
Force Five
Date Unknown
Bert Pulham, he was my uncle :)...
By Ollie
On 05/03/2019
Replica Dutch Cottage
Replica Dutch Cottage
Once stood in May Avenue
I think this cottage was in May Avenue, next door to Dasel House tennis court....
By harry court
On 03/03/2019
Control Room
Control Room
Dated 1970
i started work as a control room assistant on 3rd May 1970. I recall there was...
By Michael Dennis
On 03/03/2019
Ian Hawks Memories
Ian Hawks Memories
Prouts & The Canvey Canoe Club
Hi Laurence Unstead, I have just read you message and it was great to find out...
By Robin Brown
On 02/03/2019
Crisp Molineaux Harridge 1788-1863
Crisp Molineaux Harridge 1788-1863
Publican at Sluice Inn (Lobstersmack Inn)
So very interesting. Well written, clear, concise. My husband, Hugh listened...
By Joan Williams
On 26/02/2019
My Memories of the Canvey Floods on the 56th Anniversary
My Memories of the Canvey Floods on the 56th Anniversary
1953 Floods on Canvey Island
Really sorry I did not read the condolences.  He was indeed a hero....
By Paul Chapman
On 25/02/2019
My Memories of the Canvey Floods on the 56th Anniversary
My Memories of the Canvey Floods on the 56th Anniversary
1953 Floods on Canvey Island
Mike died a few years ago Paul....
By Janet Penn
On 24/02/2019
My Memories of the Canvey Floods on the 56th Anniversary
My Memories of the Canvey Floods on the 56th Anniversary
1953 Floods on Canvey Island
Just read your story in Patricia Rennoldson-Smiths book. Amazing. Thanks for...
By Paul Chapman
On 24/02/2019
Is this Gafzelle Drive?
Is this Gafzelle Drive?
St Annes to the left
I had a look today, and the photographer must have been standing on the sea...
By Martin Lepley
On 23/02/2019