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Unusual Canvey Postcard
Unusual Canvey Postcard
Gypsy Caravan
Life Guard Hut
Life Guard Hut
Land side of the seawall
Canvey Lifeguards New Boat
Canvey Lifeguards New Boat
Launched by Brigadier G Shenstone
Furtherwick School
Furtherwick School
Judo Club started by Ron
Canvey Lifeguards
Canvey Lifeguards
after football in the mud
Canvey Life Savers
Canvey Life Savers
with the Prout brothers
Judo Group
Judo Group
with Ron Reynolds
The Vanishing Past
The Vanishing Past
Leigh Beck Archaeology and RHFAG
Church Baby Show
Church Baby Show
Summer 1957
Red Cross Carnival Float
Red Cross Carnival Float
Ron's wife in uniform
Unusual Canvey Picture
Unusual Canvey Picture
Togetherness
Dinner and Dance at the Jellicoe
Dinner and Dance at the Jellicoe
Bernard Braine in attendance
Inside Ives Shoe Shop
Inside Ives Shoe Shop
Furtherwick Road
Busy Day in the Library
Busy Day in the Library
Visit by Ron Reynolds
Essex Police Museum
Essex Police Museum
and the Archive
Canvey Island No1. OAP Club
Canvey Island No1. OAP Club
Sash of the President
Perry family photos.
Perry family photos.
Lent to us by Stanley Perry
Admiral Jellicoe
Admiral Jellicoe
A celebration.
An Islander's War
An Islander's War
War time memories of Canvey Island
1953 Flood.
1953 Flood.
Survivors.
The Casino.
The Casino.
Last legs.
Could it be the Canoe club Carnival float 1950
Could it be the Canoe club Carnival float 1950
Derek Kennard's Photo collection
Manly Family Picture
Manly Family Picture
Is it a Canvey Bungalow?
Familiar postcard  1937 message
Familiar postcard 1937 message
Local people helping the weekenders or holiday makers
Inside the King Canute
Inside the King Canute
Brought to you by Beyond The Point
The latest comments from this site

Dinner and Dance at the Jellicoe
Dinner and Dance at the Jellicoe
Bernard Braine in attendance
Hello Mr Reynolds, Do you remember the occasion? It seems that there are a...
By Jane Parkin
On 17/04/2015
The Beginning of The End
The Beginning of The End
Furtherwick Park School
As manager of Ives shoe shop I saw the school being built, as far as I remember...
By Ron Reynolds
On 16/04/2015
Viking Invaders Repelled with Flour Bombs
Viking Invaders Repelled with Flour Bombs
Mock battle at seafront
The main indeed all the invaders were eventually recognised and rescued from a...
By Ron Reynolds approx 1958
On 16/04/2015
Red Cross Carnival Float
Red Cross Carnival Float
Ron's wife in uniform
Hey Dad, look at those Lysander, probably Start Rite, sandals I'm wearing!...
By Stephen Reynolds
On 16/04/2015
Canvey Lifeguards
Canvey Lifeguards
after football in the mud
I am Just behind the life belt, 2nd row on right, looking towards Charles Carey...
By Ron Reynolds 1955 to 1967.
On 15/04/2015
Dinner and Dance at the Jellicoe
Dinner and Dance at the Jellicoe
Bernard Braine in attendance
What would you say about this type of gathering? Smart clothes clean and tidy....
By Ron Reynolds
On 13/04/2015
Catholic Church in the 1950s
Catholic Church in the 1950s
Look how far you can see
I remember the Church well when I was at St Joseph's Primary School 1952 -...
By Bill Smith
On 13/04/2015
Sale of the Jolly Boys Cafe and Amusements
Sale of the Jolly Boys Cafe and Amusements
The Worlds Fair October 21, 1944
This was our grandfathers shop I was born on the Island in 1944 to Ruth Coe nee...
By hazel pope
On 13/04/2015
Two new St Joseph Pictures
Two new St Joseph Pictures
Thanks to Leigh Sargent
To add to my last posting, Peter and Frances Twydell and I used to travel by...
By Bill Smith
On 13/04/2015
Judo Group
Judo Group
with Ron Reynolds
Oh Dear. My wicked days before I could do judo on Canvey. This was a club at...
By Ron Reynolds
On 13/04/2015
Unusual Canvey Picture
Unusual Canvey Picture
Togetherness
Hello You could hire those side by side bikes at the sea front by Billy Wells...
By sparrow
On 13/04/2015
Inside Ives Shoe Shop
Inside Ives Shoe Shop
Furtherwick Road
I remember Ives shoe shop so well. My sister and I were always taken there for...
By Liz Swann
On 13/04/2015
Inside Ives Shoe Shop
Inside Ives Shoe Shop
Furtherwick Road
Peter was with me for a fair time strong as the proverbial ox, which was very...
By Ron Reynolds
On 13/04/2015
Unusual Canvey Picture
Unusual Canvey Picture
Togetherness
This was one of the weekends before we married.(it must be, we look so happy...
By Ron Reynolds
On 13/04/2015
Busy Day in the Library
Busy Day in the Library
Visit by Ron Reynolds
This visit was needed, my expertise on putting text and photo's on a Web...
By Ron Reynolds
On 13/04/2015
Red Cross Carnival Float
Red Cross Carnival Float
Ron's wife in uniform
About 1959 no damage to arm but just not liking to be slung up like that. He...
By Ron Reynolds
On 12/04/2015
Church Baby Show
Church Baby Show
Summer 1957
Yes Mrs Reynolds and Stephen 3rd from right front row ...
By Ron Reynolds
On 12/04/2015
Two new St Joseph Pictures
Two new St Joseph Pictures
Thanks to Leigh Sargent
Names from the past.  I can remember everyone mentioned in the comments...
By Bill Smith
On 11/04/2015
A shopping basket full of memories of Leigh Beck (part two)
A shopping basket full of memories of Leigh Beck (part two)
Post Office Parade to Admiral Jellicoe
Hi Robin Are you Robin Howie by any chance ?  If so we would...
By Alan Hardy
On 10/04/2015
Evidence of Canvey's Sea Wall Pillboxes
Evidence of Canvey's Sea Wall Pillboxes
Lost WW2 remnants
Anita, re: your comment above regarding Gordon Wilkinson - sorry to disappoint...
By Paul Wilkinson
On 09/04/2015