The late Bill Beaver

Bill Beaver first visited Canvey Island in 1912. He late became a resident, volunteered to be one of our first firemen and when he retired his interests turned to his garden and became a champion gardener. Here are some extracts from his memoirs he wrote before his death in 1989

Page link: Champion Gardener
Champion Gardener
Bill Beaver 1981
Page link: Canvey's First Fire Brigade
Canvey's First Fire Brigade
Bill Beaver one of Canvey's first volunteer firemen
Page link: My memories of Canvey Island
My memories of Canvey Island
Written by the late Bill Beaver