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Whittier Hall
Whittier Hall
Grandmother Daisy Brignull Choir practice 1940s?
Fred Edwards, Ferry man / Bridge operator
Fred Edwards, Ferry man / Bridge operator
Colvin Bridge 1931 opening day
SGT Arthur Brignull,  1st Essex Regiment, 1914-18
SGT Arthur Brignull, 1st Essex Regiment, 1914-18
Sidney Brignulls Brother, from Canvey Island
1914-18 Soldiers Death
1914-18 Soldiers Death
Sidney Brignull
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
A photographic mystery
Skating to Save London Zoo
Skating to Save London Zoo
Sponsored Skate 1991
A New Club is Born
A New Club is Born
Canvey Leos 1991
Canvey Sub-aqua Club
Canvey Sub-aqua Club
Open Evening 1984
Canvey Camera Club
Canvey Camera Club
Prize Giving 1984
Floral Art Club
Floral Art Club
Flower Festival 1992
Canvey Self Help Group
Canvey Self Help Group
Sponsored Walk 1983
Old 'Roman' vase?
Old 'Roman' vase?
Found in Thorney Bay
Canvey's Model Village
Canvey's Model Village
Destroyed in 1974
Milky Bars Galore
Milky Bars Galore
25 years on
Circus School
Circus School
Waterside Farm 1989
Shush!
Shush!
5th Canvey Beavers sponsored silence
That's a Lot of Dosh
That's a Lot of Dosh
Pools win 1984
Lakeside Corner
Lakeside Corner
Date Unknown
Kars Prium the Mad Dutchman
Kars Prium the Mad Dutchman
Hero of the floods died 1983
Beautiful Barns
Beautiful Barns
The Graphic September 1923
Dovercliff Rd
Dovercliff Rd
At home
1950-57
1950-57
Dovercliff Road
In A Quiet Corner
In A Quiet Corner
The Challis family
Katie Mallett, Canvey Poet
Katie Mallett, Canvey Poet
Lived on Canvey from 1974 to 1997.
Presentation of B17 Woggles
Presentation of B17 Woggles
To Canvey Air Scout Leaders
Margaret Brock (nee Costello)
Margaret Brock (nee Costello)
Canvey Carnival Princess 1980-81
H Neale and Co
H Neale and Co
Apprentice 'banging out' ceremony
Its All Change at Lakeside Corner
Its All Change at Lakeside Corner
Old shop signed unearthed
Claxton Sign Unearthed
Claxton Sign Unearthed
Uncovered during works
Col. Fielder's Driving Licence
Col. Fielder's Driving Licence
Courtesy of the Bay Museum
Mary Dallas 1973
Mary Dallas 1973
Chairman of Carnival Committee
Mary Dallas 1987
Mary Dallas 1987
with Erica Geach
Carnival Photos from 1994
Carnival Photos from 1994
Were you there?
Canvey Carnival from 1984-1996
Canvey Carnival from 1984-1996
Echo Newspaper Group
Ted Herbert
Ted Herbert
Canvey's Chimney Sweep
Gateways Move In
Gateways Move In
In the 1990s
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Little Gypps Anti Aircraft Battery
Little Gypps Anti Aircraft Battery
Buried Remains of WW2
I remember playing on the Gunsite with friends including John Sach? who lived...
By keith little
On 27/04/2017
More Silver Buttons
More Silver Buttons
At the Carnival
the two to the left of top picture is alan and tony dudbridge...
By garey howard
On 26/04/2017
Little Gypps Anti Aircraft Battery
Little Gypps Anti Aircraft Battery
Buried Remains of WW2
Ref:Ralph West Crescent Comment. Hi Ralph, I lived in East Crescent and played...
By keith little
On 26/04/2017
Science class with Mr Spicer 79 - 80s
Science class with Mr Spicer 79 - 80s
Furtherwick Park School
He was my science teacher as well, don't remember to much about lessons...
By Martin Fisk
On 26/04/2017
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
A photographic mystery
Good observation John obviously Wood's bakery was slotted in after this...
By Graham Stevens
On 23/04/2017
Fred Edwards, Ferry man / Bridge operator
Fred Edwards, Ferry man / Bridge operator
Colvin Bridge 1931 opening day
Nice to picture of Fred Edwards. My Grandfather also called Arthur, used to get...
By Arthur F Parslow
On 22/04/2017
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
Woods Bakers and Cafe.
A photographic mystery
Interesting article but there is no shop in the top photo....
By John
On 22/04/2017
Majorettes in the Canvey Carnival 1980
Majorettes in the Canvey Carnival 1980
and the Canvey Zulu
Hi all, I was in the Eileenettes from age 5/6 (1975) to age 11. I remember...
By Dorinda
On 17/04/2017
Carnival Photos from 1994
Carnival Photos from 1994
Were you there?
In the top photograph The Ladies Distaff Club float, left to right are Rod...
By Rodney Bishop
On 17/04/2017
Canvey's Model Village
Canvey's Model Village
Destroyed in 1974
No Graham you did not misread it I changed it after I found the clipping on...
By Janet Penn
On 17/04/2017
Canvey's Model Village
Canvey's Model Village
Destroyed in 1974
Apologies, looks like I misread the text as it says it survived this attack and...
By Graham Stevens
On 17/04/2017
Canvey's Model Village
Canvey's Model Village
Destroyed in 1974
Thanks Ian, your comment has completely encapsulated my nostalgia, standing as...
By Graham Stevens
On 17/04/2017
Canvey's Model Village
Canvey's Model Village
Destroyed in 1974
I remember visiting Canvey model village in the 1940's when it was situated...
By Ian Newman
On 16/04/2017
Old 'Roman' vase?
Old 'Roman' vase?
Found in Thorney Bay
Fantastic Roy. Thanks for posting. Lets hope we can answer the question....
By Janet Penn
On 16/04/2017
Memories of the Casino Ballroom
Memories of the Casino Ballroom
Jiving & Twisting the Night Away
Hi - Tim. It was great to meet up again. Well, I'm rockin in Spain right...
By Chas Hall
On 14/04/2017
Ted Herbert
Ted Herbert
Canvey's Chimney Sweep
I was born at my house in Little Gypps Road and lived there 1962 to when I got...
By Phil Garner
On 30/03/2017
Bombs Canvey Hoax
Bombs Canvey Hoax
1982
I remember the incident very well as I was at work on the Methane Terminal at...
By Rodney Bishop
On 29/03/2017
H Neale and Co
H Neale and Co
Apprentice 'banging out' ceremony
The lady who left that comment is a different Margaret, not me-Margaret Brock! ...
By Margaret Brock (nee Costello)
On 26/03/2017
Dovercliff Rd
Dovercliff Rd
At home
We immigrated to Canada shortly after this. This is the back of the house that...
By Barry Shepherd
On 25/03/2017
Longroad Secondary School
Longroad Secondary School
Class of 54
I have posted a page showing my picture in front of the Long Road School. I...
By Barry Shepherd
On 25/03/2017