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Christmas Bazaar at the Paddocks
Christmas Bazaar at the Paddocks
Canvey Carnival Association
Cheque Presentation 1986
Cheque Presentation 1986
At St Nicholas Church
Bomb Sites
Bomb Sites
Unexploded bomb sign
Gary Foulger and the V2 Rocket
Gary Foulger and the V2 Rocket
Found not far from Dutch Cottage
Bob Hawkridge
Bob Hawkridge
Round the World Yachtsman
Militaria Exhibition
Militaria Exhibition
at the Heritage Centre
24 Hour Starve-in
24 Hour Starve-in
Dated 1992
Castle Point Lions Fete
Castle Point Lions Fete
Island Supremes
Lobster Smack Charity Do
Lobster Smack Charity Do
with the Carnival Court
Red Cross Hall
Red Cross Hall
Dated 1971
Stunts
Stunts
Dated 1983
JRs New Shop
JRs New Shop
Dated 1981
What a Load of Rubbish
What a Load of Rubbish
It's not changed much has it
Pulling a Pint
Pulling a Pint
George Pickett
Goodbye Old Friend
Goodbye Old Friend
Frank retires
Whoops!
Whoops!
Accident on the seawall
Canvey Show 1982
Canvey Show 1982
Thats a big gun!
Clean-up Time
Clean-up Time
Dated 1990
A Gift from the Floods
A Gift from the Floods
Surviving 30 years after
Rev Tim Stevens
Rev Tim Stevens
at St Nicholas Church 1981
Stall Selling Haggis
Stall Selling Haggis
Canvey Market, High Street
Knightswick Farm
Knightswick Farm
from map dated 1923
Canvey Carnival Photo
Canvey Carnival Photo
Date unknown
Parcels for the Elderly
Parcels for the Elderly
King George's Playing Fields
At the Goldmine
At the Goldmine
Cheque presentation 1983
Echoette 81
Echoette 81
Majorettes at Gloucester Park 1981
Assemblies of God Church
Assemblies of God Church
Memorial bench 1992
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The War Memorial Hall Toddler Show
The War Memorial Hall Toddler Show
1960
The child on the bike is Jennifer Mary Pickett born to Elsie Winifred Pickett...
By mary stone
On 25/09/2018
Near Miss--Wintergardens WW2
Near Miss--Wintergardens WW2
From local paper 1989
I can remember my parents talking about this. I was about 8yrs old. We had a...
By Ann Bradbury
On 25/09/2018
Teddy Boys 1950s
Teddy Boys 1950s
Passed to us by Gary Foulger
Hello I worked with Alfie Glockling on Leach's farm but we knew him as...
By sparrow
On 23/09/2018
The Armistice Ending the Korean War
The Armistice Ending the Korean War
60th Anniversary
Thank you Jessica for laying the wreath in memory of my father Reg, and for...
By Trish Nicholls
On 23/09/2018
The Maurice Road Shop
The Maurice Road Shop
Sent in by Brian Ellis.
Does anyone remember the water tank and refuse bin at the top of Maurice road ,...
By harry court
On 20/09/2018
Teddy Boys 1950s
Teddy Boys 1950s
Passed to us by Gary Foulger
Picture 1...2nd left Alfie Glocking Picture 3...2nd left I think it is Norman...
By Valerie Deane
On 19/09/2018
Egen Electric Staff Dinner
Egen Electric Staff Dinner
Staff members at a dinner in the canteen
I worked at Carta Mundi at back of Charfleets, used to walk past Camping and...
By Seamus
On 12/09/2018
Video Dutch Cottage 400th Anniversary
Video Dutch Cottage 400th Anniversary
1st September 2018
Thanks for your message Nellie, was good to see you there!...
By Liam Heatherson
On 12/09/2018
Video Dutch Cottage 400th Anniversary
Video Dutch Cottage 400th Anniversary
1st September 2018
Thank you Liam, for making this video and sharing it with us! Nellie Verton ...
By Nellie Verton
On 12/09/2018
Teddy Boys 1950s
Teddy Boys 1950s
Passed to us by Gary Foulger
Just to be more specific, in first photo next to Garys brother on right is...
By janet hayward
On 10/09/2018
Which Farm House is this?
Which Farm House is this?
Help please
Could it be Scarhouse Farm? If you compare it to Norman Brooks' photo of...
By Janet Walden
On 08/09/2018
Miall James of the Quenby Chemists
Miall James of the Quenby Chemists
Dated 1982
This photo was one of a batch taken when I was standing (unsuccessfully) for...
By Miall James
On 08/09/2018
The Admiral Jellicoe
The Admiral Jellicoe
Perhaps the last photos
I worked as Pot boy and cleaner there when i was 11/13 , 1966/8 . My mum was a...
By Phil Roof
On 07/09/2018
Familiar Venues
Familiar Venues
Windjammer and Waters Edge
I worked in the Waters Edge in '71 as Pot boy ( i was 16) while they were...
By Phil Roof
On 07/09/2018
The 400th Anniversary of the Dutch Cottage
The 400th Anniversary of the Dutch Cottage
The Dutch are back
Thanks Janet it was a pleasure to see Nellie again and of course to meet you....
By Janet Penn
On 05/09/2018
The 400th Anniversary of the Dutch Cottage
The 400th Anniversary of the Dutch Cottage
The Dutch are back
Nellie and I thoroughly enjoyed our two days on Canvey. Thank you so much for...
By Janet Roodbol-Birkin
On 05/09/2018
Teddy Boys 1950s
Teddy Boys 1950s
Passed to us by Gary Foulger
In one photo is george boobyer in another looks like jimmy clark and in another...
By janet hayward
On 03/09/2018
Casino Rides
Casino Rides
Canvey's Amusements
I worked in The Casino during a few summers from the late 1960’s. I...
By John Dawkins
On 01/09/2018
The Occidental Refinery
The Occidental Refinery
Taken in the 1980s
Does anyone remember a late 90's TV advert filmed on the main road into the...
By Nick Lloyd
On 31/08/2018
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
A photographic mystery
Plans for this shop were approved March 1903. As well as the shop downstairs...
By Martin Lepley
On 30/08/2018