Verse

In this section are books and other printed matter about Canvey Island written in verse

Page link: My Home Town
My Home Town
Canvey-on-sea
Page link: The Chapman Light
The Chapman Light
By local artist Harry Russell
Page link: The Little Path to Adventure by Ken Basset
The Little Path to Adventure by Ken Basset
A poem about Ken's memories of boyhood on Canvey
Page link: Preserve the Beauty
Preserve the Beauty
Written by Lin Swanson's Uncle, Henry Bolland c1930s
Page link: Canvey Island
Canvey Island
Anonymous
Page link: My remembrance poem
My remembrance poem
written by Harry Whitcomb's Great Grandaughter Leah Stone
Page link: The Chapman Light
The Chapman Light
Verse and painting by Harry Russell
Page link: Canvey Lights
Canvey Lights
Congratulations
Category link: 'The Story of Canvey Island' told in verse
'The Story of Canvey Island' told in verse
Told in verse by Harold A Thomas
Category link: Canvey Legends a L'Ingoldsby
Canvey Legends a L'Ingoldsby
and other Nonsense Rhymes by Harold A Thomas
Category link: Katie Mallett, Canvey Poet
Katie Mallett, Canvey Poet
Katie Mallett's collections of poems about Canvey Island
Category link: Phyllis' Poems
Phyllis' Poems
A collection of poems written by Phyllis Owens