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A Chance Introduction to a Fascinating Family - The Coopers
I first met Stanley Cooper in the late 1980s
Tookey clan in Thundersley and Benfleet
The Tookeys have lived in or near Thundersley since about 1842
A Brickmaking Team in the Hadleigh/Benfleet Area c.1900
Is Charlie the Flattie, Moulder or Off-Bearer?
Kents Hill Road - From Rural Idyll to Modern Suburb
Discovering the farms and fields before the plotlands
Benfleet Urban District Council - Annual Report 1967 - 68
The original of the B.U.D.C. Annual Report shown below was kindly made available to the ...
Thundersley Primary School - Class Photo 1921
Alice Souter's Class Photo 1921 at Thundersley Primary School
1940s Day Out for Glanfields Ladies
Perhaps you know someone in this 1940s photo of staff at Glanfields
Thundersley Methodist Church history - By George Thompson Brake
The story of the founding and development of Thundersley Methodist Church.
South Benfleet School's 50th Anniversary programme
Celebrating the life of the school from 1926 to 1976.
Peter Wilder's introduction to the "Scone"
Part 1 of Peter Wilder's tale of his time on the Scone.
Memories of King John, class 5EX2, about 1966
A school trip to London and in Mr Neale's science lab.
Benfleet High Road Christmas Tree - 2017
The tree was decorated by the local residents and Councillors in celebration of the festive season. The Benfleet Operatic Society sang carols around the tree, to the delight of local people.
This photograph shows a young Julie Jones with her 2 brothers Michael and Stephen, queuing ...
“Coasting Sailorman ” is the story of Captain H.A.E. (Harry) Bagshaw and his life aboard ...
New Aerial Photos of Benfleet Creek
Pictures taken by David Hurrell while accompanying his 90 year old father who was taking his first flying lesson.
Pictures showing Great Tarpots when there was far less traffic about.
A collection of fascinating photos showing the area around the Tarpots junction.
Cargoes carried in the Scone
A list compiled by the Mate of the Scone
Contribute to the site Benfleet Community Archive is creating a digital archive of Benfleet’s history. We ...
Armed Forces Day 2011
The Chelsea Pensioners
King John School 1965 - 1969
Leavers Class of 1969 (1965-69)
Benfleet Water and Weather
A display at the Library to show the effects of the weather on Benfleet
1922 - 25" to the mile - Ordnance Survey Map - Benfleet (Great Tarpots area)
Great Tarpots, Saddlers farm and Rushbottom Lane
1922 - 25" to the mile - Ordnance Survey Map - Benfleet (Canvey to Vicarage Hill)
From Waterside Farm (Canvey) to Vicarage Hill
Benfleet House Names
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Benfleet House Names
Hi, would it be possible to have a similar list made up for Rectory Road, Hadleigh? This would help my...
King John School Teachers’ Football Team 1974-5
Front row third from left; xxx Wilson (PE)
John H (Jack) Seabrook
I would like to contact Jack Seabrook, I knew him many years ago. Is there any way to be put...
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