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'The Red Circle'
'The Red Circle'
Entertainers in the 40s
Thorney Bay Beach and Tearoom
Thorney Bay Beach and Tearoom
Lent to us by Ray Addison
The Riverside Cafe
The Riverside Cafe
Burnt down c1973/4
The Old Sliding Bridge
The Old Sliding Bridge
Plus a traffic jam
The Building of the Benfleet-Canvey Flood Barrier
The Building of the Benfleet-Canvey Flood Barrier
Photos given to us by Roy Smith
The Demise of the Casino
The Demise of the Casino
Photos given to us by Roy Smith
Canvey's Coastwatch Talk
Canvey's Coastwatch Talk
Archive members meeting
New A-board
New A-board
Look out for us
Guy Bach
Guy Bach
and the Annie Jones
Canvey's Great War
Canvey's Great War
As portrayed by Cast and Crew
Charles Ealding
Charles Ealding
1906-1999
Gary Foulger Gives a Talk
Gary Foulger Gives a Talk
at William Read School
Hotel
Hotel
Where?
Beatrice Avenue
Beatrice Avenue
Two old bungalows
Heilsburg Road
Heilsburg Road
Old Bungalow taken 2003
Gary Foulger's B17 photos
Gary Foulger's B17 photos
Telling the story
Newlands Road
Newlands Road
Old Bungalow taken in 2003
'Bremac', Tewkes Rd
'Bremac', Tewkes Rd
Taken 2003
Where and When?
Where and When?
Canvey Guides?
The latest comments from this site

'The Red Circle'
'The Red Circle'
Entertainers in the 40s
Too much of a coincidence. I will see what I can find out from here....
By Janet Penn
On 30/09/2014
Canvey Carnival c1956
Canvey Carnival c1956
Eastern Esplanade
We would love to see them Doreen....
By Janet Penn
On 30/09/2014
Canvey Carnival c1956
Canvey Carnival c1956
Eastern Esplanade
I am the carnival Queen on the float with my court. I have many photographs....
By Doreen Collins
On 30/09/2014
'The Red Circle'
'The Red Circle'
Entertainers in the 40s
I don't know anything about the photograph itself but the details of...
By Dee Weightman
On 30/09/2014
My life as a child on Canvey
My life as a child on Canvey
Written by Flavia Miller nee Cass
Hi there Flavia, it was really lovely to read your story it brought so many...
By Carol Norman
On 28/09/2014
Captivating Canvey
Captivating Canvey
written Fred B McCave, published in 1974
What a joy to be reminded of my happy days growing up on Canvey Island. I knew...
By doreen collins
On 28/09/2014
The Queen's Coronation
The Queen's Coronation
Canvey Celebrates
Two people named. 2nd left Deanna Cook and Roger Blackwell....
By Janet Penn
On 27/09/2014
Leigh Beck School
Leigh Beck School
Who are they
the boy sitting down is my brother Robert Coe if anybody has any info on the...
By hazel pope
On 22/09/2014
An Interview with Brian Cook
An Interview with Brian Cook
Old Canvey Memories
Hello Hazel my mother was Ruth Botterill Win's sister how are you ? I would...
By hazel pope
On 22/09/2014
Guy Bach
Guy Bach
and the Annie Jones
A lot of paperwork is in the Essex Record Office....
By Janet Penn
On 22/09/2014
Guy Bach
Guy Bach
and the Annie Jones
Hello There were houseboats still in small gains creek in the late 60s and one...
By sparrow
On 22/09/2014
Familiar Venues
Familiar Venues
Windjammer and Waters Edge
Hi all, I'm Shaun Lafferty My Dad Terry Lafferty, Gragham Gill ? &...
By Shaun Lafferty
On 21/09/2014
Furtherwick Park School
Furtherwick Park School
1958-1962
Hi Pat I moved into no 3 Hawkesbury Close when the road was first built and...
By Helen put
On 21/09/2014
Canvey Junior School
Canvey Junior School
Can you date this picture?
I don't recall exactly where the siren was however, you could hear it no...
By Gerald Hudson
On 20/09/2014
Canvey Junior School
Canvey Junior School
Can you date this picture?
It does not look anything like the sirens. This has an almost square black box...
By Joan Liddiard
On 20/09/2014
Great picture but where is it
Great picture but where is it
Chisman's Slides
I am guessing Smallgains Creek, but not sure where, possibly towards the point...
By Joan Liddiard
On 20/09/2014
W Byron
W Byron
Horse and cart
Yes this is the Byron family. Walter was married to Alice, they had one...
By Joan Liddiard
On 20/09/2014
Express Laundry
Express Laundry
another of Norman's slides
In the picture is Gladys Allsbrook (nee Byron). They had a laundry in London...
By Joan Liddiard
On 20/09/2014
Express Laundry
Express Laundry
another of Norman's slides
I wonder if this was the little arcade at the top end of Maurice Road. The high...
By Joan Liddiard
On 20/09/2014
The Annie Jones
The Annie Jones
Old Boat House
There is no-one on the steps Joan. As far as I know this was the only one of...
By Janet Penn
On 18/09/2014