Blacksmith ShopIs this Canvey? zoomObviously a Blacksmith shop but where? Is it Canvey? No date but what do you think 40s? Please comment below if you can help.Author By Janet PennPage added 30/07/2016 Comments about this pageThere used to be an old blacksmiths on Canvey rd on the site where the chapel of rest is now in the 1950s. It was run by Harry Bateman who doubled up as an undertakers for Stibbard. This could be him.By TONY FROST (11/11/2017)The picture is definitely of Harry Bateman in his smithy. I lived in the Red Cow until 1940 and as a child I used to go and watch him at work as he was just down the road from us.By Alan Saul (11/12/2018)That’s great Alan thank you for letting us know.By Janet Penn (12/12/2018) Add a comment about this pageYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Your comment:Name * Email * I consent to my name and e-mail address being stored along with this comment, and to the website editors communicating with me by e-mail about the comment if necessary. My name may be published alongside the comment on the website, but my e-mail address will not be published. My information will not be shared with any third party (see our Privacy Statement - opens in a new window). * Δ Village'Atomic Bomb Proof' Bungalows"The Hills"A desirable little residence.Abraham Bird and FamilyAn old postcard of the villageAnother Charming Canvey PostcardBarclays BankBill Cass' HorsesBlacksmith ShopCanvey VillageCanvey VillageCanvey VillageCanvey Village c1907Canvey Village looking WestCanvey Village PhotoCanvey Village PostcardCanvey Village Postcard dated 1923Demolishing Village ShopsDutch Cottage and King CanuteEarly village postcardEveryone SmileFire Wrecks Block of Island HistoryFrom the Grounds Of the King CanuteGarage on Canvey?Garden 1621 Dutch CottageHaven Road JunctionJunction Long and Haven RoadsKing Canute and Dutch CottageKing Canute PubListed Buildings Haven RoadMobil Garage in the village c1970sNew Canvey PostcardNew Picture of the VillageOdds and EndsOld Canvey MapsOld Canvey Photos c1904-6Old Dutch Houses On Canvey IslandOld Village PostcardPump and Dutch CottageSnowy Canvey AgainThe 1621 Dutch cottageThe Building of the PumpThe Changing VillageThe King CanuteThe Old Shops in the VillageThe Old VicarageThe Old Village HallThe Red CowThe Red Cow *Update*The Red Cow and Village PumpThe Saga of the CottageThe Vicarage through the agesThe Village c1925The Village in the SnowThe Village PumpThe Woods and Bone families of Canvey VillageThree Early Village PostcardsThree pictures of the Village StoresVillage Postoffice and PumpVillage PumpVillage pump and Red Cow InnVillage pump postcardVillage Pump PostcardVillage Shops 1978Woods Bakers and Cafe.Ye Old Village WellBeechcroft RoadCanvey Village and PumpCharfleets Industrial EstateSt Katherine's Church Share thisFacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin
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There used to be an old blacksmiths on Canvey rd on the site where the chapel of rest is now in the 1950s. It was run by Harry Bateman who doubled up as an undertakers for Stibbard. This could be him.
The picture is definitely of Harry Bateman in his smithy. I lived in the Red Cow until 1940 and as a child I used to go and watch him at work as he was just down the road from us.
That’s great Alan thank you for letting us know.
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