Captivating Canvey 1967

Old Pictures

Offices of Canvey News at 51 High Street
The old Post Office and there is Woolworths on the left. The buildings are all still there but all the businesses have gone.

From Keith Bonsor’s collection.

Some of the pictures in the 1967 Captivating Canvey

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  • this is great. Ive been searching for years to find pictures of Canvey High St from the late 60s to the mid 70s to clear up many images I have in my memories from that time during my early childhood.

    I was trying to remember the name of the hairdressers that was between Baxters and Woolworths where I used to sit for ages waiting for my mum to get her hair done. 

    Also, the acquarium shop that was on the little road (that no longer exists) in between Peaches and the other butchers/arcade – that is now part of Knightswick and the health clinics 

    By Pip (27/11/2017)

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