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1977 Silver Jubilee
1977 Silver Jubilee
Tewkes Road Street Party
Northwick Farm
Northwick Farm
New photo
Isambard Kingdom Brunel
Isambard Kingdom Brunel
Recuperate's on Canvey in 1838
If you leave the bus at the Haystack
If you leave the bus at the Haystack
leave everything clear when you go.....
Canvey's Great War
Canvey's Great War
War Memorial Hall
Two Canvey Bookmarks
Two Canvey Bookmarks
Published by John Fenwick
The Dutch Cottage Postcard
The Dutch Cottage Postcard
Published by John Fenwick
Two Canvey Postcards
Two Canvey Postcards
Passed to us at our Open Day
The Heritage Centre
The Heritage Centre
Artist unknown
Two Paintings by Dave Thorndike
Two Paintings by Dave Thorndike
Painted about 1980s/90s
Canvey Community Archive Open Day 2016
Canvey Community Archive Open Day 2016
You should have been there
Benjamin Walter Ablard 1866-1927
Benjamin Walter Ablard 1866-1927
Buried in St Katherine's Churchyard
Major John Waller Henson USAF
Major John Waller Henson USAF
Buried in St Katherine's Churchyard
A Very Young Martin Tucker
A Very Young Martin Tucker
Sea wall c1951/2
More Murals
More Murals
Under construction
Two New Murals
Two New Murals
On the seawall
Canvey Island U3A
Canvey Island U3A
One of the new murals
The Stad Amsterdam
The Stad Amsterdam
Passing Hole Haven
Canvey Smuggling Days Items
Canvey Smuggling Days Items
late 1600-1800s
Shorewick Cottage
Shorewick Cottage
Finds by Gary Foulger
The latest comments from this site

The Beach House
The Beach House
1970s???
I worked for Carlo Thoupos in the 70s in an engineering  company in...
By Ann Hilton (Gillon)
On 26/09/2016
William Lewis Money's Shop c1939
William Lewis Money's Shop c1939
Old postcard
Hello I think it must be the shop that later became "Picketts cycles" I...
By sparrow
On 26/09/2016
Christmas comes to Chapman Lighthouse
Christmas comes to Chapman Lighthouse
December 25, 1954
My uncle, Ted Cayton is shown sitting on the right of this photo and was a...
By Peter Perryman
On 19/09/2016
Canvey Heroes in Dunkirk Epic
Canvey Heroes in Dunkirk Epic
The story of the little ship called 'Shamrock'
Captain's Mess was owned by Mr. Channel, an elderly man. His daughter was...
By Maureen Buckmaster
On 17/09/2016
Major John Waller Henson USAF
Major John Waller Henson USAF
Buried in St Katherine's Churchyard
Regarding the article about Major Henson U.S.A.F., I sincerely hope that...
By Gerald Hudson
On 11/09/2016
Johstone Builders Canvey
Johstone Builders Canvey
Firm's outing?
Sweyne was built in 1936 by William vale johnstone  which...
By k .elliott
On 11/09/2016
Video of Casino Amusement Centre.
Video of Casino Amusement Centre.
Just before demolition in 1993
How I loved this place. I worked on the dodgems in the late 1960s. The only...
By Bob Hayes
On 10/09/2016
Does anyone know
Does anyone know
Canvey 1950's
I think I'll go with Val on this one.I don't think there are any...
By Geoffrey Graydon
On 07/09/2016
Margaret Payne's Memories of Leigh Beck School
Margaret Payne's Memories of Leigh Beck School
An interview
Sad to hear of Margaret's passing. She must be acknowledged for all the...
By Graham Stevens
On 05/09/2016
Margaret Payne's Memories of Leigh Beck School
Margaret Payne's Memories of Leigh Beck School
An interview
What a lovely article about a lovely teacher. Rip Mrs Payne. She obviously used...
By Matthew Monk
On 01/09/2016
The Bay Country Club
The Bay Country Club
to The Gold Mine
Thanks Janet, for posting this great picture of The Bay Country Club and how it...
By Gerald Hudson
On 01/09/2016
The Bay Country Club
The Bay Country Club
to The Gold Mine
Is this the location? https://goo.gl/maps/1mZk6CbztXn...
By Derek Spikk
On 01/09/2016
Margaret Payne's Memories of Leigh Beck School
Margaret Payne's Memories of Leigh Beck School
An interview
I am sorry to report that Margaret Payne has died. RIP Margaret....
By Janet Penn
On 01/09/2016
Newlands under 13's Christmas 1969
Newlands under 13's Christmas 1969
World Cup winners come to Canvey
I do Neil and it was early 1970. We lost 4-2 on that cinder pitch but appear to...
By Tony Driver
On 01/09/2016
Jones' Corner
Jones' Corner
Albert Jones recalls his life in the store his father founded in 1928
I have really enjoyed reading this article and the comments that have been left...
By Carla Cunningham
On 30/08/2016
Newlands under 13's Christmas 1969
Newlands under 13's Christmas 1969
World Cup winners come to Canvey
So who remembers the tour to Belgium and Holland? Must have been 69 or 70, we...
By Neil Scarff
On 29/08/2016
Anyone Recognise This?
Anyone Recognise This?
When and where was it taken?
bottom far right is Ann Dudley (now living in Suffolk) around late 50's...
By Joan liddiard
On 29/08/2016
Shorewick Cottage
Shorewick Cottage
Finds by Gary Foulger
Thats the one I mentioned in my comment....
By Janet Penn
On 29/08/2016
Shorewick Cottage
Shorewick Cottage
Finds by Gary Foulger
I wonder if it could be that property virtually in the same field as the...
By Martin Lepley
On 29/08/2016
Shorewick Cottage
Shorewick Cottage
Finds by Gary Foulger
Opticle illusion perhaps Martin. The photo is taken at an angle. You can see...
By Janet Penn
On 29/08/2016