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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
Demolition of Tilbury Power Station's chimneys
Demolished 8 am Thursday 28th September 2017
Appleton School photos from 1960s/70s
And some of the Boys Brigade
1943 - 1.25" to the mile - Benfleet Chart - Soundings in feet
1907 - Sea View Estate
Essex Record Office
Benfleet Creek Tidal Barrier
David Henry Burles
Did David Henry Burles ever make a sketch or painting of St. Mary's Church, Shopland which was demolished in the...
Dorothy Thurgood also known to me as Auntie Doff. She lived behind St Mary's Church but I don't remember the...
The Blacksmith shop in Benfleet Village
I always think of my family when I drive past the Hoy and Helmet and wonder what life would have...
Benfleet and Houseboats 1948 – 1955
My father John Taylor has many stories he tells me about his childhood with his brothers Peter and Brian. Dad...
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