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Wittem Road
Wittem Road
between 1964-67
Connie Johnson RIP
Connie Johnson RIP
Sent in by her son Thomas Johnson
BBC1 Thief Trackers
BBC1 Thief Trackers
Dutch Cottage
No Oil Refineries on Canvey Island
No Oil Refineries on Canvey Island
A 14 Year Battle - Part 1
Whittier Hall
Whittier Hall
Grandmother Daisy Brignull Choir practice 1940s?
Fred Edwards, Ferry man / Bridge operator
Fred Edwards, Ferry man / Bridge operator
Colvin Bridge 1931 opening day
SGT Arthur Brignull,  1st Essex Regiment, 1914-18
SGT Arthur Brignull, 1st Essex Regiment, 1914-18
Sidney Brignulls Brother, from Canvey Island
1914-18 Soldiers Death
1914-18 Soldiers Death
Sidney Brignull
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
A photographic mystery
Skating to Save London Zoo
Skating to Save London Zoo
Sponsored Skate 1991
A New Club is Born
A New Club is Born
Canvey Leos 1991
Canvey Sub-aqua Club
Canvey Sub-aqua Club
Open Evening 1984
Canvey Camera Club
Canvey Camera Club
Prize Giving 1984
Floral Art Club
Floral Art Club
Flower Festival 1992
Canvey Self Help Group
Canvey Self Help Group
Sponsored Walk 1983
Old 'Roman' vase?
Old 'Roman' vase?
Found in Thorney Bay
Canvey's Model Village
Canvey's Model Village
Destroyed in 1974
Milky Bars Galore
Milky Bars Galore
25 years on
Circus School
Circus School
Waterside Farm 1989
Shush!
Shush!
5th Canvey Beavers sponsored silence
That's a Lot of Dosh
That's a Lot of Dosh
Pools win 1984
Lakeside Corner
Lakeside Corner
Date Unknown
Kars Prium the Mad Dutchman
Kars Prium the Mad Dutchman
Hero of the floods died 1983
Beautiful Barns
Beautiful Barns
The Graphic September 1923
Dovercliff Rd
Dovercliff Rd
At home
1950-57
1950-57
Dovercliff Road
In A Quiet Corner
In A Quiet Corner
The Challis family
Katie Mallett, Canvey Poet
Katie Mallett, Canvey Poet
Lived on Canvey from 1974 to 1997.
Presentation of B17 Woggles
Presentation of B17 Woggles
To Canvey Air Scout Leaders
Margaret Brock (nee Costello)
Margaret Brock (nee Costello)
Canvey Carnival Princess 1980-81
H Neale and Co
H Neale and Co
Apprentice 'banging out' ceremony
Its All Change at Lakeside Corner
Its All Change at Lakeside Corner
Old shop signed unearthed
Claxton Sign Unearthed
Claxton Sign Unearthed
Uncovered during works
Col. Fielder's Driving Licence
Col. Fielder's Driving Licence
Courtesy of the Bay Museum
Mary Dallas 1973
Mary Dallas 1973
Chairman of Carnival Committee
Mary Dallas 1987
Mary Dallas 1987
with Erica Geach
Carnival Photos from 1994
Carnival Photos from 1994
Were you there?
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Old Canvey Traffic Jams
Old Canvey Traffic Jams
Pictures lent to us by Eileen Cutler
Mr Thoaupos gave the crown and I donated the medalion must be after 1960...
By Margaret
On 26/05/2017
The Building of the Benfleet-Canvey Flood Barrier
The Building of the Benfleet-Canvey Flood Barrier
Photos given to us by Roy Smith
Lovely to see these photos in all their grainy glory. I worked as a trainee...
By Donald McGregor
On 24/05/2017
Kingsley Hall School
Kingsley Hall School
Photos from Jill Mead and Michael Pain
I lived at Wintergardens on a chicken farm and was sent to Kingsley Hall school...
By yvonne willingham
On 24/05/2017
Lakeside Corner
Lakeside Corner
Date Unknown
Surely the one way system was built & opened under pressure after continued...
By Thom J
On 21/05/2017
Wartime Memories Of Canvey
Wartime Memories Of Canvey
from Charlie Ford in New Zealand
William Ford was my grandad he married Elizabeth died in his early years. I...
By Yvonne Easton
On 21/05/2017
Wartime Memories Of Canvey
Wartime Memories Of Canvey
from Charlie Ford in New Zealand
The Doodlebug fell on Mr Scott's place  Deepwater Rd in July 1944 we...
By val court
On 19/05/2017
Furtherwick Shops
Furtherwick Shops
News for You
Just to add to my previous comment, after the fire the shop moved further up...
By Mary Cooper
On 16/05/2017
Furtherwick Shops
Furtherwick Shops
News for You
I think that the burnt out shop was called 'Just ye Jobbe' ...
By Mary Cooper
On 16/05/2017
Lakeside Corner
Lakeside Corner
Date Unknown
This is pre construction of the Knghtswick Centre as I remember it. The shops...
By Andy D
On 07/05/2017
S E Essex Primary Schools Athletics Champions
S E Essex Primary Schools Athletics Champions
Sent in by Stephen Reynolds
Hi...the girl third from left in the second row back, is Margaret Schaefer (nee...
By Janette Sheern
On 05/05/2017
Staff  at Prouts
Staff at Prouts
Old Photos
hello is there anyone in this photo called Peter willmott many thanks...
By william willmott
On 03/05/2017
Canvey's Model Village
Canvey's Model Village
Destroyed in 1974
I remember visiting the model village on Canvey when I was a kid during the...
By John Mccafferty
On 29/04/2017
Merry Christmas
Merry Christmas
When where?
Looks like the stage at the RIO behind them?...
By Margaret
On 29/04/2017
Little Gypps Anti Aircraft Battery
Little Gypps Anti Aircraft Battery
Buried Remains of WW2
I remember playing on the Gunsite with friends including John Sach? who lived...
By keith little
On 27/04/2017
More Silver Buttons
More Silver Buttons
At the Carnival
the two to the left of top picture is alan and tony dudbridge...
By garey howard
On 26/04/2017
Little Gypps Anti Aircraft Battery
Little Gypps Anti Aircraft Battery
Buried Remains of WW2
Ref:Ralph West Crescent Comment. Hi Ralph, I lived in East Crescent and played...
By keith little
On 26/04/2017
Science class with Mr Spicer 79 - 80s
Science class with Mr Spicer 79 - 80s
Furtherwick Park School
He was my science teacher as well, don't remember to much about lessons...
By Martin Fisk
On 26/04/2017
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
A photographic mystery
Good observation John obviously Wood's bakery was slotted in after this...
By Graham Stevens
On 23/04/2017
Fred Edwards, Ferry man / Bridge operator
Fred Edwards, Ferry man / Bridge operator
Colvin Bridge 1931 opening day
Nice to picture of Fred Edwards. My Grandfather also called Arthur, used to get...
By Arthur F Parslow
On 22/04/2017
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
A photographic mystery
Interesting article but there is no shop in the top photo....
By John
On 22/04/2017