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Canvey Smuggling Days Items
Canvey Smuggling Days Items
late 1600-1800s
Shorewick Cottage
Shorewick Cottage
Finds by Gary Foulger
Coastguard Cottages
Coastguard Cottages
New Postcard
Barns at Smallgains Farm
Barns at Smallgains Farm
Nice postcard
Canvey Council Offices
Canvey Council Offices
Date? 1940s/50s
Islanders Vote on the Merger
Islanders Vote on the Merger
Newspaper Article Sept 12th 1974
5th Canvey Island Air Scouts
5th Canvey Island Air Scouts
Bi-annual Inspection
Protestors March
Protestors March
on 'danger' oil depot
The Archive's Open Day
The Archive's Open Day
10th September 10.30
Could this be Canvey?
Could this be Canvey?
Looks idyllic
Old Lakeside Sign
Old Lakeside Sign
Castle Point District Council
New Murals
New Murals
The Big Cod
The Star Tea Room
The Star Tea Room
Near May Avenue
Obviously a Boot Sale
Obviously a Boot Sale
But where and when?
Furtherwick Shops
Furtherwick Shops
News for You
Icon Hairdressers
Icon Hairdressers
Opened by Ray Howard
Garage on Canvey?
Garage on Canvey?
When and where?
Blacksmith Shop
Blacksmith Shop
Is this Canvey?
Merry Christmas
Merry Christmas
When where?
Rugby Match
Rugby Match
When where?
Matthews and Charles
Matthews and Charles
Shops still there today
Delta Sports U10's to U12's?
Delta Sports U10's to U12's?
Maybe between 1972 to 1974
Bicycle Anyone?
Bicycle Anyone?
Les' Cycles
Briarswood Clinic
Briarswood Clinic
Date unknown
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Newlands under 13's Christmas 1969
Newlands under 13's Christmas 1969
World Cup winners come to Canvey
So who remembers the tour to Belgium and Holland? Must have been 69 or 70, we...
By Neil Scarff
On 29/08/2016
Anyone Recognise This?
Anyone Recognise This?
When and where was it taken?
bottom far right is Ann Dudley (now living in Suffolk) around late 50's...
By Joan liddiard
On 29/08/2016
Shorewick Cottage
Shorewick Cottage
Finds by Gary Foulger
Thats the one I mentioned in my comment....
By Janet Penn
On 29/08/2016
Shorewick Cottage
Shorewick Cottage
Finds by Gary Foulger
I wonder if it could be that property virtually in the same field as the...
By Martin Lepley
On 29/08/2016
Shorewick Cottage
Shorewick Cottage
Finds by Gary Foulger
Opticle illusion perhaps Martin. The photo is taken at an angle. You can see...
By Janet Penn
On 29/08/2016
Shorewick Cottage
Shorewick Cottage
Finds by Gary Foulger
I could be wrong but the picture of the cottage looks far too near the old Ford...
By Martin Lepley
On 29/08/2016
Canvey Council Offices
Canvey Council Offices
Date? 1940s/50s
My mother nancy  wilson was a cleaner at the offices the whole of th1950s....
By Margaret
On 21/08/2016
Cured after 18 Years- Cripple breaks seven years' silence -
Cured after 18 Years- Cripple breaks seven years' silence - "Dying" Woman Walks
"Daily Chronicle" of 17 July 1925
According to the 1929 Poll, Daisy Villa was down Delfzyl Road, and '...
By Martin Lepley
On 21/08/2016
The Claxton Family of Canvey and Benfleet
The Claxton Family of Canvey and Benfleet
Claxton Furniture Store
My grandad was leonard claxton he was my mum Pauline's father , yes they...
By Bonita Byrne
On 16/08/2016
The Beginning and the Ending
The Beginning and the Ending
Mr William Dring Read
My eldest sister, Patricia, attended the school from the mid 1930s. When Mr...
By Maureen. Buckmaster
On 16/08/2016
Kingsley Hall School
Kingsley Hall School
Photos from Jill Mead and Michael Pain
as I remember, the school was in Central Wall Road, nearly opposite Climmen...
By Lynda Cain
On 16/08/2016
Kingsley Hall School
Kingsley Hall School
Photos from Jill Mead and Michael Pain
i went to this school in approx. 1955?? I was 4 and my Mum wanted to go back to...
By Lynda Cain
On 16/08/2016
Very Rare Photo
Very Rare Photo
Can you guess where?
Ian Newman's comment brought back many distant memories! I lived at 118 The...
By Gerald Hudson
On 13/08/2016
Very Rare Photo
Very Rare Photo
Can you guess where?
I've been agonising over this picture for a while, having lived in Elm Road...
By Tony Maguire
On 13/08/2016
The Star Tea Room
The Star Tea Room
Near May Avenue
To be precise the 1914 Star Tearooms was at the bottom of Keer Ave and still...
By Graham Stevens
On 13/08/2016
Henry Jamyn Brooks
Henry Jamyn Brooks
Well known Victorian Portrait Artist
Yes Martin that bungalow on the corner of St Annes and the High St was the home...
By Graham Stevens
On 13/08/2016
Old Photo 1928
Old Photo 1928
Is it Canvey Island?
Could that be Jackson's photo kiosk and Andrews Fairground?  ...
By Maureen Buckmaster
On 11/08/2016
Henry Jamyn Brooks
Henry Jamyn Brooks
Well known Victorian Portrait Artist
In 1910 "The Ranch" was the first property down the left of Norbotten Road as...
By Martin Lepley
On 09/08/2016
Very Rare Photo
Very Rare Photo
Can you guess where?
Further to my comment on 28/07/16 re: can you guess where? The single track...
By Ian Newman
On 09/08/2016
Canvey Tennis Court
Canvey Tennis Court
Any idea Where?
Sorry, Anne but these are the tennis courts alongside Whittier Hall with a very...
By Graham Stevens
On 08/08/2016