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Local Organisations - 1949
Local Organisations - 1949
Canvey Island Guide and Chronicle
Inside the Pavillion 1949
Inside the Pavillion 1949
Canvey Island Guide and Chronicle
Canvey's Modern Facilities - 1949
Canvey's Modern Facilities - 1949
Canvey Island Guide and Chronicle
The Future - 1949
The Future - 1949
Canvey Island Guide and Chronicle
Past - 1949
Past - 1949
Canvey Island Guide and Chronicle
Canvey Island Present Day 1949
Canvey Island Present Day 1949
Canvey Island Guide nand Chronicle
Lots of Adverts from 1949
Lots of Adverts from 1949
Canvey Island Guide and Chronicle
Delightful Postcard of the Lobby
Delightful Postcard of the Lobby
Early 1900s James Woods postcard
Canvey Boating Pool
Canvey Boating Pool
Now the Old Pool Concord Beach
Photos 1949
Photos 1949
Canvey Island Guide and Chronicle
Public Telephone boxes in 1949
Public Telephone boxes in 1949
Canvey Island Guide and Chronicle
A Multitude of Pictures
A Multitude of Pictures
Stan Perry's Collection
Yachts and Houseboats in the Creek
Yachts and Houseboats in the Creek
Stan Perry's Collection
King Canute and Dutch Cottage
King Canute and Dutch Cottage
Stan Perry's Collection
Beach and Seawall
Beach and Seawall
Stan Perry's Collection
Thorney Bay and Camp
Thorney Bay and Camp
Stan Perry's Collection
Notorius
Notorius "family" on Canvey
in the 1930's onwards
East London Group
East London Group
Out of the City Exhibition
Charlie Stamp
Charlie Stamp
One of the old Canvey Characters
The East London Group
The East London Group
Out of the city exhibition
Dr Premek Sonnek
Dr Premek Sonnek
Canvey GP
George Pratt & Annie Edwards.
George Pratt & Annie Edwards.
The wedding of George Pratt & Annie Edwards. Outside Annie's home at Northwick.
The Fate of Frederick Hester's Photo
The Fate of Frederick Hester's Photo
on route to the Essex Record Office
Map of Labworth Park Estate
Map of Labworth Park Estate
Drawn by E.E.Lawrence late 1930s/40s
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Goddard Bungalow 1925
Goddard Bungalow 1925
Old Leigh Beck. A Railway Carriage Retreat.
Hi David I am Desmond Goddard's daughter. Albert and Ivy were my...
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On 24/05/2016
Newly discovered gem!
Newly discovered gem!
journey down memory lane
Hi Pat, I enjoyed reading your very interesting post. Although I can't...
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On 20/05/2016
The launching of a new fishing boat.
The launching of a new fishing boat.
At the Halcon boat yard, the Point Canvey.
Bucentaur was owned by my God parents, Jenny & Peter Saunders.  Peter...
By Karen Grimmett
On 11/05/2016
The Fate of Frederick Hester's Photo
The Fate of Frederick Hester's Photo
on route to the Essex Record Office
A small copy of the photo is ready and waiting to be deposited in a Canvey...
By Janet Penn
On 11/05/2016
The Fate of Frederick Hester's Photo
The Fate of Frederick Hester's Photo
on route to the Essex Record Office
Sad to see the state of the picture now, after spending years in an attic in...
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On 11/05/2016
Inside Hester's Winter Gardens
Inside Hester's Winter Gardens
Time for tea
Interesting to see how the 'rustic' theme was the main style of decor...
By Robert Hallmann
On 11/05/2016
The Silver Buttons
The Silver Buttons
Rock group 1960's
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On 08/05/2016
Canvey Wildfowlers Club 50 Years Old
Canvey Wildfowlers Club 50 Years Old
History of the Canvey Wildfowlers Club
hi do you know if the club is looking for any new members regards john...
By JOHN HUGHES
On 07/05/2016
George Pratt & Annie Edwards.
George Pratt & Annie Edwards.
The wedding of George Pratt & Annie Edwards. Outside Annie's home at Northwick.
Yes, I have them as being married on 20th September 1906 at the parish Church,...
By Steve Merrigan
On 04/05/2016
A helping hand
A helping hand
and the cat came too
I am sure this is my mum!!!! Nellie Freemantle, we lived down North Ave when...
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On 04/05/2016
The Silver Buttons
The Silver Buttons
Rock group 1960's
I only just came across this page and thought I would add my twopennyworth. I...
By Mike Booth
On 04/05/2016
Warship Week 1942
Warship Week 1942
The week Canvey pulled out all the stops
Doing some research on a fishing pole my father left to me.   I have...
By kirk lofberg
On 02/05/2016
George Pratt & Annie Edwards.
George Pratt & Annie Edwards.
The wedding of George Pratt & Annie Edwards. Outside Annie's home at Northwick.
Steve would that be the marriage in 1906 to Mary Ann Edwards?...
By Janet Penn
On 30/04/2016
Map of Labworth Park Estate
Map of Labworth Park Estate
Drawn by E.E.Lawrence late 1930s/40s
Great map, and my best one for confirming childhood memories of Canvey. During...
By Gerald Hudson
On 29/04/2016
Captain Gregson's homes for rent
Captain Gregson's homes for rent
1930's
I think the Moorings was between May Avenue and Gains Corner. Wasn't it a...
By Maureen Buckmaster
On 23/04/2016
Slides of 1980's Canvey
Slides of 1980's Canvey
Recently discovered
What a disgrace that the unique 'Lighthouse' house was destroyed. An...
By Dr Alan Whitcomb
On 21/04/2016
Canvey Carnival at Jones' Corner
Canvey Carnival at Jones' Corner
What Year??
The house on the corner of Long Road and Denham Road was called something like...
By Roger Roue
On 14/04/2016
Old Canvey photos
Old Canvey photos
60's school and St Johns
Hi Just read the post by Kathy mentioning lorraine hodder, adrian mason,...
By Paul Smith
On 14/04/2016
Frank Saul
Frank Saul
Spurs Footballer
I played for Canvey boys in 54-56 when Frank was on the senior side. Sonny...
By Barry Shepherd
On 12/04/2016
Rosalynd Green's Memories
Rosalynd Green's Memories
Growing up on Canvey Island (1950's)
Rich ,thank you so much, yes that was the lady Florrie, such a lovely little...
By Edna Reynolds
On 10/04/2016