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Dwarf Throwing Contest
Dwarf Throwing Contest
at the Goldmine
William Reed School 1991
William Reed School 1991
Mayor Ron Sweeting
Brussel Film Crew Visit
Brussel Film Crew Visit
with Rod Bishop and Graham Stevens
The Devonald Family
The Devonald Family
and Travellers Rest
Class of 1947
Class of 1947
Leigh Beck School
The Boys Brigade
The Boys Brigade
Baptist Church Hall 1952
Stunning Mural
Stunning Mural
How did I miss it!!
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Our Prize Winning Site
A Mural About Murals
A Mural About Murals
Not yet finished
Some of the New Murals
Some of the New Murals
Some finished some not
History of a Bungalow
History of a Bungalow
Lent to us by Thom Johnson
No.2 New Road named Cromwell
No.2 New Road named Cromwell
Become Barclays Bank.
Adverts from 1949
Adverts from 1949
Captivating Canvey
Trying on the Cloggs
Trying on the Cloggs
at the Dutch Cottage
New Training Centre
New Training Centre
Waterside Sports Centre
Miss Golden Girl Contest
Miss Golden Girl Contest
Gold Mine 1973
Chris Hill 1978
Chris Hill 1978
DJ at the Gold Mine
Cliff Hickson 1980
Cliff Hickson 1980
Canvey Service Station
Kathleen Soward Retires
Kathleen Soward Retires
After 20 years at Council Offices
John Shearman Retires 1988
John Shearman Retires 1988
50 years at Canvey Building Suppliers
1st Canvey (East) Guides
1st Canvey (East) Guides
Methodist Church 1987
Arthur Mullard
Arthur Mullard
Opening the Murco Service Station
Bob Hawbridge
Bob Hawbridge
Round the world yachtsman
New Parish Church for Canvey Island
New Parish Church for Canvey Island
Newspaper Clipping 1960
Chris Fenwick
Chris Fenwick
Canvey man: Tales of his journey talk
Cinder Roads, Dykes and Mrs Appleby
Cinder Roads, Dykes and Mrs Appleby
Looking for Barbara Jones
Dwarfed by Giant Ship
Dwarfed by Giant Ship
Trawler race 1988
Trawler Race 1991
Trawler Race 1991
at Holehaven
Hot Rod Enterprises
Hot Rod Enterprises
Dated 1986
Two Photos from 1984
Two Photos from 1984
Princess Margaret's visit
A Face We Should All Recognise
A Face We Should All Recognise
Tony Osoba from 'Porridge'
Military Exhibition 2017
Military Exhibition 2017
Presented by The Bay Museum
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Old Canvey photos
Old Canvey photos
60's school and St Johns
In the third picture, the gentleman crouching at the front left is Charles...
By Terry Barry
On 23/08/2017
The Boys Brigade
The Boys Brigade
Baptist Church Hall 1952
Tony Hurd is my brother - in - law he remembers John Devonald & his family....
By Anne Hurd
On 22/08/2017
Brussel Film Crew Visit
Brussel Film Crew Visit
with Rod Bishop and Graham Stevens
Shame about the rain but I'm sure that didn't stop the boys doing what...
By Barbara Roycroft
On 22/08/2017
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Our Prize Winning Site
Thanks John but we are a team here that work very hard plus all you...
By Janet Penn
On 22/08/2017
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Our Prize Winning Site
Great news for all involved. I wonder if we have contributed a tiny bit (Only...
By John Devonald
On 22/08/2017
Class of 1947
Class of 1947
Leigh Beck School
Yes, correct Janet, that's  me....
By John Devonald
On 22/08/2017
The Boys Brigade
The Boys Brigade
Baptist Church Hall 1952
That's me on top,I guess I was the smallest. I only remember one name, Tony...
By John Devonald
On 22/08/2017
Canvey Carnival 1970's
Canvey Carnival 1970's
Photos by Maureen Buckmaster
Hi Maureen I attended Cornelius Vermuyden school and a small group of us were...
By Susan butcher
On 22/08/2017
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Our Prize Winning Site
Aah! Got it! Thanks Jan. G....
By Graham Stevens
On 21/08/2017
Martha and George Devonald
Martha and George Devonald
Newlands 1911
I think I have discovered where this property might have been. I believe it was...
By Martin Lepley
On 21/08/2017
Canvey County Infants' School
Canvey County Infants' School
Miss English's class of 1965
I attended this school from about 1965 until around 1971. I would love to hear...
By Susan butcher
On 21/08/2017
The Devonald Family
The Devonald Family
and Travellers Rest
Hi John, I guess your Leigh Beck class was the one that started in Sept 46 as I...
By Graham Stevens
On 21/08/2017
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Our Prize Winning Site
Internet talk Graham. It means they will save it like when you take a photo you...
By Janet Penn
On 21/08/2017
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Our Prize Winning Site
This is great news! Brilliant that all the stuff that's been recorded over...
By Graham Stevens
On 21/08/2017
The Boys Brigade
The Boys Brigade
Baptist Church Hall 1952
Top photo; Base of pyramid: l-r Robert Barret, Ray Mitchell, Tony Hurd. 2nd row...
By Graham Stevens
On 21/08/2017
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Our Prize Winning Site
Thank you Dee I would have hated to see all our hard work disappear....
By Janet Penn
On 21/08/2017
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Nominated for UK Web Archive project
Our Prize Winning Site
Well done after all the hard work that has been put into running this site....
By Dee Weightman
On 21/08/2017
The Old Long Road School 1937
The Old Long Road School 1937
Now William Read
my Dad, Peter Hawkins, is in the back row, top right. ...
By Dorothy Thomas
On 21/08/2017
Memories of the Casino Ballroom
Memories of the Casino Ballroom
Jiving & Twisting the Night Away
My husband is Keith Randell and I have just Googled the ballroom. He ran the...
By Juliet Randell
On 19/08/2017
Martha and George Devonald
Martha and George Devonald
Newlands 1911
My grandfather built one of the first shacks. I guess it was the one he is...
By Johndev
On 16/08/2017