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Little Mariner
Little Mariner
The Barracuda
Chapman Sands Club
Chapman Sands Club
30 years anniversary
Bringing Home the Victims
Bringing Home the Victims
An unenviable job
Canvey Point?
Canvey Point?
Great picture but is it Canvey
Reg Stevens
Reg Stevens
Where the wall was breached
Seawall Repair Team
Seawall Repair Team
Soldiers on the wall
Cuppa and Comfort
Cuppa and Comfort
at Benfleet
Anxious Wait
Anxious Wait
Looking for loved ones
Silent Street
Silent Street
and the clean-up crew
Dave King Entertains
Dave King Entertains
Floodphoto?
Rebuilding the Walls
Rebuilding the Walls
Echo Photo Archive
Westwood Road
Westwood Road
Echo Photo Archive
Safe At Last
Safe At Last
All hands to the rescue
The Long Trek to Safety
The Long Trek to Safety
New flood photos
Childhood Memories
Childhood Memories
Of Canvey Island
To Lost School Friends
To Lost School Friends
Fitting tributes
Holton Road Area
Holton Road Area
New flood photos
Aerial View of Flooded Canvey
Aerial View of Flooded Canvey
Can you say where?
The Bulrush Baby Looks Back
The Bulrush Baby Looks Back
Linda Foster in the Echo 1973
Later Aerial View Occidental Site
Later Aerial View Occidental Site
Tanks under construction
Aerial Photo Occidental Site 1970s
Aerial Photo Occidental Site 1970s
Roadways/pathways etc have been laid
The Band 'Sweet Thing'
The Band 'Sweet Thing'
and the Carnival Queens in 1970
Wittem Road
Wittem Road
between 1964-67
Connie Johnson RIP
Connie Johnson RIP
Sent in by her son Thomas Johnson
BBC1 Thief Trackers
BBC1 Thief Trackers
Dutch Cottage
No Oil Refineries on Canvey Island
No Oil Refineries on Canvey Island
A 14 Year Battle - Part 1
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
The latest comments from this site

Chapman Sands Club
Chapman Sands Club
30 years anniversary
Hello Glad I was right about Peter May. Being a jazz fan he named his boat...
By sparrow
On 22/06/2017
Chapman Sands Club
Chapman Sands Club
30 years anniversary
Hi Julie, It may be that John was sadly not with us in 1987/9 I bet they were...
By Jane Parkin
On 21/06/2017
Boat Trips in the 50's
Boat Trips in the 50's
The Summer Rose
Please can someone advise me how to get hold of Alan Spink or someone who knows...
By mary stone
On 20/06/2017
Chapman Sands Club
Chapman Sands Club
30 years anniversary
From the left John Fisk, Peter May (my dad) Peter Fairman, ?, Les Wolf. My dad...
By Juliet Merrett
On 20/06/2017
Chapman Sands Club
Chapman Sands Club
30 years anniversary
Dave Atwell first on the left with Peter next to him sadly both of them no...
By Jane Parkin
On 20/06/2017
Whoops
Whoops
Unexpected visitors
I was very pleased to see this photograph and read the comments by B Harris...
By Maurice Ullman
On 19/06/2017
Chapman Sands Club
Chapman Sands Club
30 years anniversary
I have no idea, it was a bit before my time. Your travels sounds intriguing,...
By Cia Parker
On 18/06/2017
Chapman Sands Club
Chapman Sands Club
30 years anniversary
Hello Afraid not. I left in the 60s and went round the world in bigger ships....
By sparrow
On 17/06/2017
The Building of Somnes Avenue
The Building of Somnes Avenue
Photos by Eddie Newman
I believe Somnes Avenue was completed in 1974....
By Janet Walden
On 17/06/2017
Chapman Sands Club
Chapman Sands Club
30 years anniversary
Hello Sparrow - are you also in the photo?...
By Cia Parker
On 17/06/2017
Chapman Sands Club
Chapman Sands Club
30 years anniversary
Hello I think second from left could be Peter May [catamaran] I was a founder...
By Sparrow
On 16/06/2017
Northwick Heavy Anti Aircraft Battery
Northwick Heavy Anti Aircraft Battery
Special visit to this WW2 Base
I moved to Northwick in 1945 as a 4 year old. Lived there with my family for 8...
By Joyce Lawrence (nee Kapp)
On 14/06/2017
The Building of Somnes Avenue
The Building of Somnes Avenue
Photos by Eddie Newman
I lived off Somnes road,Canvey island from 1958 to 1963.I have tried to find my...
By yvonne willingham
On 08/06/2017
Holton Road Area
Holton Road Area
New flood photos
This is the freshwater flood of Sept 1968 and it's not me driving the...
By Graham Stevens
On 08/06/2017
Grandpa Noble
Grandpa Noble
Can anyone help
You are looking at records some years past the era we are looking at here Sue....
By Janet Penn
On 07/06/2017
Grandpa Noble
Grandpa Noble
Can anyone help
I have been looking to find Grandpa Noble, I have not found any family member...
By Sue Dean
On 07/06/2017
Wedding of Brian Castle and Miss Togni
Wedding of Brian Castle and Miss Togni
Date Unknown
Records show that Brian Castle married Shirley Togni on 13th July 1963 at St...
By Sue Dean
On 06/06/2017
A Canvey Family
A Canvey Family
Three Generations of the same family
Many thanks Sue for the research. Sounds like you have found the family for us....
By Janet Penn
On 06/06/2017
A Canvey Family
A Canvey Family
Three Generations of the same family
I have found a marriage record for Walter Leonard Harrison and Lousia Marion...
By Sue Dean
On 06/06/2017
The Day the 'Monster' came to Canvey
The Day the 'Monster' came to Canvey
from a newspaper report 1973
I lived opposite the Dinosur maker in Addington Street Ramsgate 1973 remember...
By John
On 03/06/2017