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Nevendon Road, Then and Now.
Pairs of pictures, comparing past and present, compiled by Peter Ostrowski.
St Nicholas, Rawreth
A Brief History of the Early Years and of the Nineteenth Century
An insight into some aspects of life in Wickford in the 1950s.
1977 Jubilee celebrations in Waverley Crescent, Wickford
Do you have any more photos of this event?
The Reverend Samuel Wilkes Waud, MA, FRAS, FCPS. Rector of Rettendon.
Rectors of Rettendon during the second half of 19th century.
The History of the Royal British Legion in Wickford.
On a recent ‘drop in’ day one Saturday morning last month Mr R.Dudley, the Chair ...
When Night became Day
Memories from the war years in Rettendon.
Runwell Road, Then and Now.(2)
More from Runwell Road. Pairs of scenes compiled by Peter Ostrowski.
Aerial photograph dated 1 August 1928
Aerial photograph of Wickford railway station and its surroundings, 1928.
Views of 'new' Wickford in the late 1970s.
Scenes of the 1970s
Wickford Junior School, Market Road .
Photographs from the Evening Echo files, 1988~1990.
Christchurch, Wickford, Anniversary celebrations 6th October 1992.
From a series of Echo newspaper photos. Can anyone put names to the faces?
Runwell Road, Then and Now.(1)
Comparing modern Runwell Road to how it used to be.
Wickford and the Pandemic
A look back at the effects of the pandemic on Wickford over the two years since Covid-19 took hold.
Harringtons' shop, Station Avenue.
I found this picture of the shop owned by Mr and Mrs Harrington, who lived ...
Wickford Cricket Club's Centenary Celebration (2)
More photographs of the centenary celebrations of Wickford Cricket Club.
The new Police Station, in London Road.
These pictures show the new Police Station being built in January 1966. It finally opened ...
Southend Road bridge
Rebuilt river bridge in 1915.
Wickford during the time of the Covid 19 Pandemic.
What are your abiding memories of the Pandemic years?
Wickford War Memorial Fund.
A collection of old documents throws light on a Trust established after the First World War.
Wickford Library, the Mural
What will happen to the mural around the outside of the library when the library moves from Market Road?
Memories of William and Margaret Dell
From Wickford, Essex to Wickford, Rhode Island.
Battlesbridge Swimming Pool
Memories of the swimming pool at Battlesbridge.
Memories of Cranfield Park Road
Seeking information about the Gonnella family
‘Ghosts’ of Wickford
We had a lovely life schooled in the area and miss Mrs Bone and her team of teachers. I remember...
I went to the school from about age of 3. It is in Southend Road and the studio was built...
Hazel Ann Dance Academy
Hazel Ann now runs the talent theatre school in another part of Wickford with her daughter.
Used to sell eggs on a stall at weekends for a local farmer and had many laughs in the 80s....
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