Sea Wall Workers c1952

Photo from Joyce Cowell nee Dedman

By Janet Penn

Many thanks to Joyce Cowell for this great picture of Sea Wall Workers taken not long before the flood of 1953.

Do you recognise anyone in this picture. If so please comment below.

Photo:Sea wall workers c1952

Sea wall workers c1952

Joyce Cowell

This page was added by Janet Penn on 01/11/2013.
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my dad helped to build the seawall but i think it was after the 53 flood roy hawkins he lived at leigh beck farm in a caravan until i was born in 1960 then he brought our bungalow in hawkesbury road as the caravan was not big enough for 4 people.

By denise stiles was hawkins
On 01/11/2013

B/R left to right Rol Day. ??? Bill Wymark S/R left to right Mr.Ashby ? Bill Gallant Albert Lynch ? L/R left to right ?? Bill Hoy. I am the daughter of Albert Lynch. Married name Matthews. (nee Joy Lynch).

On 20/11/2013

Joy your brother Derek sure looks like his dad.

By Janet Penn
On 20/11/2013

i think the man on the back row at the far left is my uncle who was known as sonny day.  Real name Arthur day.


By Shirley slater (née warren)
On 06/10/2014

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