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Letter from Juliana King to her son Robert
Letter from Juliana King to her son Robert
St Katherine's dedication service 1875
Two Canvey Island Keepsakes
Two Canvey Island Keepsakes
From Anne Mears
Johnny Clark
Johnny Clark
at Kings Club c1980s
Militaria Exhibition 2015
Militaria Exhibition 2015
Presented by the Bay Museum
The Forum Visit
The Forum Visit
Southend Library
Radio Men Go to The Rescue
Radio Men Go to The Rescue
Essex Weekly News 6th February 1953
Trapped Animals Rescued
Trapped Animals Rescued
Pig and Chickens in Marooned Houses
The End - Japan
The End - Japan
15 August 1945
Its Full Steam Ahead
Its Full Steam Ahead
Canvey Railway and Model Engineering Club
Newly discovered gem!
Newly discovered gem!
journey down memory lane
Hooton's Stores and surrounding area
Hooton's Stores and surrounding area
Some memories and photographs mostly from the 1950's until the early 60's.
Adverts
Adverts
The Dutch Cottage Appeal 1974
Always The Sea
Always The Sea
The Dutch Cottage Appeal 1974
Captivating Canvey
Captivating Canvey
The Dutch Cottage Appeal 1974
Eight-Sided Cottage
Eight-Sided Cottage
The Dutch Cottage Appeal 1974
How Old Is Old?
How Old Is Old?
The Dutch Cottage Appeal 1974
The Dutch Cottage Appeal
The Dutch Cottage Appeal
Save Old Canvey Fund, 1974
Library Session
Library Session
Canvey 1970s
History Trail Banner
History Trail Banner
Outside the War Memorial Hall
Old Canvey Photo September 1923
Old Canvey Photo September 1923
No idea where or who.
A Few Wartime Incidences
A Few Wartime Incidences
From the records at the Bay Museum
Directory of Island Associations
Directory of Island Associations
Captivating Canvey 1948
Remnants of Hester's Jetty?
Remnants of Hester's Jetty?
Bells Photo Co Postcard c1910
The latest comments from this site

Private Dining Club Canvey Island
Private Dining Club Canvey Island
Help please
We also know that the Hotel/Private Dining Club was on a single storey and had...
By Louise Ward
On 01/09/2015
Oysterfleet Farm
Oysterfleet Farm
A story of Canvey folk
There is an interesting website dedicated to the Vandervords ,Hoymen of Essex...
By Dee Weightman
On 01/09/2015
The Susannah Howard Stone
The Susannah Howard Stone
Thames Hoymen and Lightermen
A question for Peter. Peter have you come across the name Tozer a Gravesend...
By Buzz Bullock
On 26/08/2015
The Susannah Howard Stone
The Susannah Howard Stone
Thames Hoymen and Lightermen
I have recently renewed my interest in the Howard connection with my family and...
By Barry Bullock
On 25/08/2015
Johnny Clark
Johnny Clark
at Kings Club c1980s
I remember Johnny Clark. I used to waitress at Kings Club and he was the Dj at...
By cia
On 25/08/2015
Canvey Telephone Exchange Christmas Dinner
Canvey Telephone Exchange Christmas Dinner
December 1963
Oh my goodness, this photo brings back some memories. My Mother is the...
By Lynne Hawkridge
On 25/08/2015
Memories of The Chapman Lighthouse
Memories of The Chapman Lighthouse
Freedom Canvey Island gave young people in the early 50's
I remember the fog horn very well as a child (in the mid-late 50's) when we...
By Paul Germaine
On 25/08/2015
Canvey Community Archive's History Trail
Canvey Community Archive's History Trail
Sunday 27th September 2015
Sorry the farm is on the map. It was called Kibcaps. Farms changed hands, some...
By Janet Penn
On 25/08/2015
Canvey Community Archive's History Trail
Canvey Community Archive's History Trail
Sunday 27th September 2015
Loved the Archive Trail details but you have missed out one Farm. Mr Bob Cook...
By Valerie Deane
On 25/08/2015
Charles Hollingbery Canvey Builder
Charles Hollingbery Canvey Builder
1909-1996
lelia painted a portrait of my dad Sidney alterman when he was mayor of old...
By josephine joseph
On 22/08/2015
Militaria Exhibition 2015
Militaria Exhibition 2015
Presented by the Bay Museum
You will love it....
By Janet Penn
On 22/08/2015
Militaria Exhibition 2015
Militaria Exhibition 2015
Presented by the Bay Museum
No i havnt Janet - i must pay it a visit....
By cia
On 22/08/2015
Militaria Exhibition 2015
Militaria Exhibition 2015
Presented by the Bay Museum
They are part of the Bay Museum. Have you been there? ...
By Janet Penn
On 22/08/2015
Militaria Exhibition 2015
Militaria Exhibition 2015
Presented by the Bay Museum
Where are all these exhibits held? I would love to see them all....
By cia
On 22/08/2015
'Island Nest'
'Island Nest'
As remembered by Terrence Killick
My Dad was born in 'Le Buoys', Waarden Road in October 1928. I'd...
By Sue Condon
On 19/08/2015
School Photo circa1954
School Photo circa1954
Long Rd Secondary School
Hi Valerie  do you remember me and the  white mice ?...
By Margaret Day Ne WILSON
On 16/08/2015
Hooton's Stores and surrounding area
Hooton's Stores and surrounding area
Some memories and photographs mostly from the 1950's until the early 60's.
My ex husband, Tony Buckmaster, dug out the base for the new pump area. His...
By Maureen Buckmaster
On 14/08/2015
Newly discovered gem!
Newly discovered gem!
journey down memory lane
Hello Vaagen road was on my paper round when you lived there so maybe I was...
By sparrow
On 13/08/2015
Long Road (William Read) School 1932
Long Road (William Read) School 1932
Miss Goslings Class
Crikey! That comment brought back memories! I was terrified of that woman - she...
By Pat Barlow
On 13/08/2015
My favourite teacher
My favourite teacher
Mr Jack Eals
I remember being very scared of Slasher Eals!...
By Pat Barlow
On 13/08/2015