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Gains Close Street Party
Gains Close Street Party
1960s for Princess Margarets Wedding
Bus Garage Christmas Party 1953-54
Bus Garage Christmas Party 1953-54
Lent to us by Bill Blissett
The Russians were here
The Russians were here
Russian dancers
John Manly
John Manly
c1948
Fay Manly
Fay Manly
c1930
Canvey Island, March 26
Canvey Island, March 26
Essex Weekly News 1943
Unsatisfactory Bankruptcy Feature
Unsatisfactory Bankruptcy Feature
Essex Weekly News 1943
Bad Day for Canvey
Bad Day for Canvey
Southend County Court 1943
The Quaker Zone
The Quaker Zone
Not quite so popular today
Rennies
Rennies
They were cheap at 7d
Oxo another favourite
Oxo another favourite
Advert from 1943
Ahh! Bisto
Ahh! Bisto
Advert 1943
Private Edward Fisk
Private Edward Fisk
Southend Telegraph 1915
Canvey Island No.2 OAP Club
Canvey Island No.2 OAP Club
More Canvey History Lost
Miss James and her ladies
Miss James and her ladies
Southend Telegraph 1915
Two 1915 newspaper stories
Two 1915 newspaper stories
Southend Telegraph
Canvey Bay Watch
Canvey Bay Watch
Fantastic
The Village Pump
The Village Pump
From Norman Chisman's collection
The Essex Weekly News
The Essex Weekly News
News from the past
In the Event of an Air Raid part 5
In the Event of an Air Raid part 5
What to do when anyone is hurt.
In the Event of an Air Raid Part 3
In the Event of an Air Raid Part 3
Things to do in an air raid.
In the Event of an Air Raid Part 2
In the Event of an Air Raid Part 2
Should there be a war.
In the Event of an Air Raid
In the Event of an Air Raid
How to Protect your Home Part 1 Things to do Now
Rationing in 1945-46
Rationing in 1945-46
Clothing coupons
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Gains Close Street Party
Gains Close Street Party
1960s for Princess Margarets Wedding
The lady in the back row left, tall with long dark hair is Ivy, Michael and...
By Joan Liddiard
On 28/02/2015
Where and When?
Where and When?
Canvey Guides?
I have never seen this photo that I am in!! First on the left top row, Jill...
By Jill
On 28/02/2015
An old view of Leigh Beck High Street
An old view of Leigh Beck High Street
A trip back in time
The large building next to the bakers is Ebor House. My. Grandparents, aunt and...
By Maureen Buckmaster
On 28/02/2015
The Prout Story
The Prout Story
From the Bulletin 1980
You can send it to us at cca@canveyisland.org Thank you...
By Janet Penn
On 27/02/2015
The Prout Story
The Prout Story
From the Bulletin 1980
We own "Other Goose" [name on builder's certificate]  #74 signed by R...
By Susan & Rick Schultz
On 27/02/2015
The little girl carried by PC Pilgrim
The little girl carried by PC Pilgrim
Judy Dolby nee Taggart
The Archive have just been informed by Peter Dolby that Judy, pictured...
By Janet Penn
On 26/02/2015
Canvey Guides and Brownies
Canvey Guides and Brownies
sent in by Greta Parker Quaif was Anderson
Yes that is Phyllis Owens my mother ...
By kath Danswan nee Owens
On 26/02/2015
History of The Island Yacht Club
History of The Island Yacht Club
Updated 1991
Maureen I have just re-read the passage and I may be wrong but I cannot see...
By Janet Penn
On 26/02/2015
History of The Island Yacht Club
History of The Island Yacht Club
Updated 1991
I never knew that the Government were thinking of damming the Creek well before...
By Maureen Buckmaster
On 26/02/2015
My memories of Canvey Island 1920's-1930's
My memories of Canvey Island 1920's-1930's
Written by Peg Kitchener
My Great Grandparents are Nellie and Abraham Lewis who owned Lewis Grocers...
By Cathy Cope
On 22/02/2015
Musings on old pictures
Musings on old pictures
A look at old Postcards
My Husband was driving back from Birmingham in his Lorry (late 50s/early 60s)...
By Val Court
On 22/02/2015
Canvey Island No.2 OAP Club
Canvey Island No.2 OAP Club
More Canvey History Lost
I think you're right, Sparrow....
By Maureen Buckmaster
On 21/02/2015
Frank Saul
Frank Saul
Spurs Footballer
Hi Judith, your mum and my mum were very good friends. I can remember you and...
By heather nugent
On 20/02/2015
Canvey Island No.2 OAP Club
Canvey Island No.2 OAP Club
More Canvey History Lost
Hello Second photo seated extreme right I'm pretty sure is George Pickett....
By sparrow
On 20/02/2015
Canvey Island No.2 OAP Club
Canvey Island No.2 OAP Club
More Canvey History Lost
How lovely to see these photos. My grandmother Lizzy Bishop is in the top one....
By Joan Liddiard
On 20/02/2015
A shopping basket full of memories of Leigh Beck
A shopping basket full of memories of Leigh Beck
Remembering shops, buildings and people from the 50s onwards
Oh how lovely to hear about the Manly family from someone who remembers them. I...
By Jane Parkin
On 20/02/2015
A shopping basket full of memories of Leigh Beck
A shopping basket full of memories of Leigh Beck
Remembering shops, buildings and people from the 50s onwards
Hi Jane, Yes, you've definitely got the right Collins family. I believe...
By Graham Stevens
On 19/02/2015
A shopping basket full of memories of Leigh Beck
A shopping basket full of memories of Leigh Beck
Remembering shops, buildings and people from the 50s onwards
Dear Mr Stevens , I have been reading about the Collins family. My Mum and Dad...
By Jane parkin
On 17/02/2015
'Queensbury', Canvey-on-sea
'Queensbury', Canvey-on-sea
Old postcard undated probably early 1900s
What a great looking building....
By Peter Goulding
On 17/02/2015
Escape to England, not once but twice, to spend over 30 years as a Canvey GP
Escape to England, not once but twice, to spend over 30 years as a Canvey GP
Dr Karel Machacek's extraordinary journey
What glorious heroes and role models they were, those brave Czechs, not...
By Jill Vrdlovcova
On 16/02/2015