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The Wickford Venus
This statue was found at the Beauchamps Farm archeological site in the early 1970s, where ...
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 (now referred to as Rettendon Turnpike).
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., ...
Do you have any photos of Wickford politicians?
The old rectory, St. Mary's 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?
Wick Lane, railway men’s cottages, c.1915 – 1930.
We lived in the big house just over the railway crossing in Wick Lane. Well the top half rented. Never...
The Wick before it was built upon.
My name is Bruce and l used to go to Jack and Ada's farm with my great aunt Emma Lewis...
Button factory and Southend Radio & Gramophone Co. Ltd.
I remember the button factory as we used to see it from the railway station. We used the trains to...
Runwell Hospital in a time of war (1). Memories of wartime. (Updated and republished).
My mother was born at Runwell Hospital. I am not sure what hospital that was in 1941. Her name is...
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