CANVEY ISLAND lies against Benfleet and Hadleigh, encompassed by branches from the river Thames; from the above villages there is ...
Canvey Island, Residents and Commercial
by John Marius Wilson. circa 1866
by Bernard Durrant. Poet and Novelist.
emailed in by his great granddaughter Sharon Sciachettano
Published in 1947 By W Marston Acres with Illustrations
in its 'Small Talk' column had this to say about Canvey:
Dynamite Hulks and the Kynoch Hotel
published in 1902 possibly written c1896 by C.J. Cornish (1858-1906)
Interview with Mary Dallas
A novel By Robert Buchanan, published 1900
From the Diary of L.S. Tomlinson, (Lofty) Coxswain of ML115
New information just sent to me by Chalky White
by Ray Warren in Perth Australia