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The Tower 1904
The Tower 1904
Old postcard
Vermuyden and the Fens
Vermuyden and the Fens
A Study of Sir Cornelius Vermuyden and the Great Level
Brownfield Rainforest
Brownfield Rainforest
A poem about Canvey Wick
Ordination to Priesthood
Ordination to Priesthood
of Brian Kevin Galvin
The Liberals on Canvey
The Liberals on Canvey
Hole Haven 1974
Roy Hawkes Transport Museum
Roy Hawkes Transport Museum
with 1935 Dennis Ace
Football Reunion
Football Reunion
Dated 1963-4 used 1990
Israeli Boxing Team
Israeli Boxing Team
Training at Waterside
Olivia and Alan Whitcomb
Olivia and Alan Whitcomb
One taken in 1983 the other date unknown
AGM and Bus Museum Talk
AGM and Bus Museum Talk
War Memorial Hall 30th May
Thorney Bay Beach Camp 1987
Thorney Bay Beach Camp 1987
and the story was?
Cockney Evening 1982
Cockney Evening 1982
Canvey Carnival Association
Pearly King and Queen of Ilford
Pearly King and Queen of Ilford
at the Paddocks 1981
Can you help?
Can you help?
No idea other than chess and 1985
Ready to Meet a Princess
Ready to Meet a Princess
Yolanda Beavis
Denis and Joy Nesbet
Denis and Joy Nesbet
Castle Point Councillor
Canvey Walk 1990
Canvey Walk 1990
Council Chairman Ron Sweeting
Pools Winners 1984
Pools Winners 1984
Mr and Mrs Ken Sweeting
St Valentine's Day 1991
St Valentine's Day 1991
Valentine Lodge Nursing Home
Community Radio 1987
Community Radio 1987
John Hanson
Peggy McCarthy
Peggy McCarthy
in Gateways
Newly Weds
Newly Weds
Sweetbriar Lodge
What a Load of Rubbish
What a Load of Rubbish
Newlands Rubbish Tip 1975
Pools Winners
Pools Winners
The Butchers 1988
Council Election
Council Election
May 1989
Kings Club Chef
Kings Club Chef
Martin Harris
50 Years with the Red Cross
50 Years with the Red Cross
Dorothy Arscott
25 Years Service
25 Years Service
Muriel Jeffery
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Roland George Francke 1883-1932
Roland George Francke 1883-1932
Canvey Councillor and Builder
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Roland George Francke 1883-1932
Roland George Francke 1883-1932
Canvey Councillor and Builder
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Can you help?
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The Tower 1904
The Tower 1904
Old postcard
You will find the answer here David....
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Can you help?
Can you help?
No idea other than chess and 1985
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Old Glass Plate Negatives from c1900
Old Glass Plate Negatives from c1900
Andrew Wyatt
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Old Glass Plate Negatives from c1900
Old Glass Plate Negatives from c1900
Andrew Wyatt
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Olivia and Alan Whitcomb
Olivia and Alan Whitcomb
One taken in 1983 the other date unknown
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Barry Blackwell's Canvey Memories
Barry Blackwell's Canvey Memories
Part 8
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Barry Blackwell's Canvey Memories
Barry Blackwell's Canvey Memories
Part 8
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Can you help?
Can you help?
No idea other than chess and 1985
Thanks Faith...
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Can you help?
Can you help?
No idea other than chess and 1985
This picture was taken at St Joseph’s School Canvey they had a chess club...
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Canvey Sea Scouts
Canvey Sea Scouts
Were you there?
Top Photo - Left to right - Graham Darwood, Paul Watlin (son of skipper Ray),...
By Ex-Scout
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Wooden it be Nice to go Dutch Says Kath
Wooden it be Nice to go Dutch Says Kath
If the clog fits.....
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Taken in 1974
Taken in 1974
But where
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Taken in 1974
Taken in 1974
But where
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Taken in 1974
Taken in 1974
But where
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Charles Hollingbery Canvey Builder
Charles Hollingbery Canvey Builder
1909-1996
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The Deith and Coates Families Lost
The Deith and Coates Families Lost
In their memory
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Ebenezer Joseph Mather
Ebenezer Joseph Mather
The founder of The Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen
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