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Pynning's Farm, West Hanningfield
with links to information about Peasdown, Fremnell's and the Hanningfields.
Solomon Frank Bewers Carter
Solomon Carter was born in Wickford during January 1899, the eldest son of Frank and ...
Wickford Secondary School Magazine 1958-59
Wickford Secondary School magazine for 1958-59.
New Empress Saloons
This time table for a new bus service which predates the 251 came through Wickford. ...
Ben Simpson was Wickfords Postman when it was still a village. There have been many ...
Last day at Wickford Secondary Modern school, 29th July 1959.
Recently I found my Autograph book from my last day at Wickford Secondary Modern School ...
James Gigney sales receipts
James Gigney traded for a number of years from premises in Wickford High Street. He ...
Memories of a bygone Wickford
A regular visitor to Wickford remembers.
Old Post Office, Nevendon Road.
Flashback to Nevendon Post Office
Cubs' football tournament 1971
The Meesons of Rettendon.
I am doing some research into the breeders of flatcoated retrievers who also showed their ...
The River Crouch through Wickford - its altered course.
Maps showing changes in the course of the Crouch.
The origins of Wickford Senior School, Market Road
Photos from Loretta Longman
Do you recognise anyone here?
James Gigney/Schofield and Martin
Gigney Stores and Schofield and Martin in Wickford
The Keddie Brothers
A connection with St Margaret's Church.
The Candy Stores.60 High Street.Wickford
This photo shows the Candy stores, which was located where the parade of shops and ...
Ye olde Shepherd and Dog, Crays Hill, Matchbox Label
Rare 1920s matchbox label.
The Chichester matchbook
Photo of The Chichester matchbook
The Founding of Runwell Hospital
During the last quarter of 1929 a group of people known as the Committee of Visitors recommended the building of a new mental hospital.
Foyles Farm, Crays Hill
Does anybody remember Billy Foyle’s farm at Crays Hill, with the lion, think called Khan? ...
The Castle Hotel v. the moon.
You might be interested to see this from Southend Standard 24 July 1969. Moon landing, not ...
1937 J REYNARD, WICKFORD, RECEIPT.
Does anyone have memories or knowledge of this business?
Wickford area pub matchboxes
St Margaret’s Church, Downham: the ‘Phoenix’ Church (1)
The previous ring of four bells were hung in an old frame and fittings which were in a derelict condition....
I remember working at Gateways when I was 15 in 1988.
Mayfield’s Swimming Pool in Battlesbridge
Hi Steve I also worked at VME about the same time. I was the welder there. Trouble is I cannot...
A Brief History of Shotgate.
I was born in 34 Fanton Walk and lived there until around 1970. My father claimed he helped dig Fanton...
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