The Lobster Smack and Hole Haven

A small selection of pictures and stories about the Lobster Smack and the Hole Haven area. There are many more on the website.

Page link: Dutch Eel Boats
Dutch Eel Boats
Hole Haven c1910
Page link: Lobby and Holehaven
Lobby and Holehaven
Early postcard
Page link: Coastguard Cottages
Coastguard Cottages
Date 60s/70s?
Page link: An Exclusive Island 'Bolt Hole'
An Exclusive Island 'Bolt Hole'
A safe distance from the gunpowder
Page link: Not seen before
Not seen before
Photo at the Lobstersmack 1914
Page link: Lobster Smack Postcard
Lobster Smack Postcard
From Colin Letchford
Page link: Coastguard Cottages
Coastguard Cottages
1950s post flood
Page link: Another Old Postcard
Another Old Postcard
The Lobster Smack Inn
Page link: Lobster Smack Postcard
Lobster Smack Postcard
J.Went advert
Page link: Lobster Smack
Lobster Smack
Old Postcard pre 1953
Page link: Seabrooke's Ales
Seabrooke's Ales
Early Lobster Smack postcard
Page link: The Lobster Smack
The Lobster Smack
During the 1930s/40s
Page link: The Lobster Smack Inn c1940
The Lobster Smack Inn c1940
More Claxton clips
Page link: Holehaven Seawall
Holehaven Seawall
Late 1970's
Page link: Hole Haven Sluice
Hole Haven Sluice
Reconstruction July 1945
Page link: The Lobster Smack 1909
The Lobster Smack 1909
by the artist Fred Roe
Page link: Paintings of the Lobster Smack 1910-1914
Paintings of the Lobster Smack 1910-1914
by the artist, writer and sailor Charles Pears
Page link: The Canvey Explosives Arsenal Scheme of 1875
The Canvey Explosives Arsenal Scheme of 1875
Dynamite Hulks and the Kynoch Hotel
Page link: History of the Lobster Smack and Sluice Farm
History of the Lobster Smack and Sluice Farm
The Beckwiths of Hole Haven
Page link: The Lobster Smack
The Lobster Smack
Hole Haven in 1895