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'Some 1920s and 1930s memories'
'Meadow Lodge' was one of a small group of asbestos and wood bungalows built in what was then known as Rectory Road (and changed to Felstead Road in the 1930s).
'There's a pub at the bottom of his garden!'
Newspaper article from 'The Local Review' 1962
A 50th Wedding Anniversary Celebration
Edmund and May Stapleton
A Day out at Clacton? for Benfleet Children
Lily Pigrome: family and friends
Bert and Clarice (Queenie) Green
Stalwarts of St Mary's Church
Butchers Shop in Benfleet
Great Uncle Harry Hart
Gunsmith of Benfleet
David Jiggens - Memories of my Father
'My Dad tried to light the coal fire with some of the cordite' ....
A houseboat baby
George and John Faux
George and John Faux’s parents were Hannahbell from Scotland and Burrell from Hadleigh, who lived in ...
George Brittain - Part 1
Part 1. The Musings of an Octogenarian
George Brittain - Part 2
Part 2. Anecdotes and Incidents
George Brittain - Part 3
Part 3. President of the London Trustee Savings Bank
A personal memoir
Hobson & Sons (London) Ltd
The Hubbard Family in the 1960s
From the Echo 19th March 2007
Iris Sugg (nee Knightley)
Family and friends etc
The Sun Newspaper's face of 1972
Lieutenant-Commander Charles Wines - aka Charlie Wines
Fleet Air Arm Drafting Office c.1960 to c. 1982
Life at Kents Hill Cottages, Villa Road
The Miles and Parmenter Families. I have found out about the family history of the Miles/Parmenters but haven’t managed to find many living relatives, I would love to hear from anyone.
Local Councillor Mr Bingham gives May Thurtell a new wheelchair.
Taken at End Way ( now Essex Way)
MEMOIRS OF A BENFLEET CHILD
This story forms part of a bundle of papers dating from the late 1980s and mid 2000s, that the Archive has received, which were sent to the late local historian, Norman Chisman.
Peter and Olive Nunn
Memories of Benfleet
Philip Packham Remembers
Family Business on Bread & Cheese Hill and Kiln Road
Belgian Refugees and Parishioners
British Legion Dinner c. 1946 - 1953
Joseph Brown Memorial Homes plaque
Railway Tragedy at Benfleet
South Benfleet and Slavery in St Vincent and the Grenadines
Tracing my mum's early childhood
Wedding at Benfleet Methodist Church
Wedding of Joan Watts & Harry Richardson
Weddings in Benfleet
Doctors and Nurses
Characters and Personalities
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