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The Wickford Venus
This statue was found at the Beauchamps Farm Archeological site in the early 1970s,where a ...
Closure of poultry farm 1978
"Threat to farmers as poultry farm shuts"
Benjamin Fox - rabbit seller
Did you know this market trader?
An early history of Runwell Hall.
Changes at Rettendon crossroads.
This photograph shows how much has changed on the road layouts on roads into and ...
The Dickens Public House, London Road.
The Dickens P.H was opened by Mr Dennis O`Callaghan in 1983. His company, Ivanhurst Ltd., ...
We are trying to get a selection of photographs of politicians who have served the ...
The old Rectory, St Marys Church, Runwell.
These prefabs were built after WW2, in Farnes Avenue and Keats Way, as temporary housing, ...
Wickford Flood wedding - British story of a wedding on the flood day of 1958.
British press report of a flood wedding.
Old Barclays Bank building on the Broadway
The Old Bank House is threatened with demolition.
Newly acquired photographs of church buildings in Wickford.
A bungalow in Ozonia Avenue.
Bowling in Wickford
Bowling in the early 20th century.
Runwell Cricket Club
Pictures from the past.
Wickford Cricket Club's centenary celebration.
The centenary parade through the town.
Simpsons Restaurant, 1977.
Wickford restaurant hosted celebrities.
Shirley Butterworth remembers life on the plotlands.
Photographs of the 1958 Wickford Flood.
John Potton remembers the 1958 flood.
Presentation to Castledon School
Graham Gooch makes a presentation to Castledon School.
Meeting of Wickford Headteachers
Wickford headteachers meeting in 1991.
The Quart Pot races for Tinkerbell's
The Quart Pot races to help Tinkerbell's Nusery.
News of the flood of 1958 goes out to the nation.
Pathe News shows the flood of 1958, and tells about local residents' protests.
Teachers of Wickford Senior School, 1937
Does anyone still remember any of these teachers?
Bomb damage – 1940 – Swan Lane Wickford
Going to and from St. Georges School or shopping in Wickford I would walk past this place and Mother would...
Church Road in Ramsden Bellhouse, and the original houses.
Up date on some people I remember living in Ramsden Bellhouse, late 1940/50: Thorns the milkman, farm in Orchard Ave,...
The Wickford signal box 1980s (2)
Dave Harris. Anyway, the box was haunted. I spent hours in that box when I worked there [See this entry...
Carter & Ward, in the early days.
The first man on the right of the image would appear to be Edward Phillip Bewers (1879-1953). He was one...
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