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The history of Boyce Hill Golf & Country Club (2)
In 2022 Boyce Hill Golf & Country Club is celebrating its Centenary. The club was formed in 1922 as a company limited by shares. On the page is a list of some of the original shareholders.
The history of Boyce Hill Golf & Country Club (1)
In 2022 Boyce Hill Golf & Country Club is celebrating its Centenary. The club was originally set up as a 'Company Limited by Shares'.
Interiors Wallpaper (Wholesale) Ltd
22 to 28 Benfleet Road, now occupied by La Quinta, was originally the head office and stores for 'Interiors Wallpaper (Wholesale) Ltd'.
Benfleet Rangers under 13s
I played for Benfleet Rangers junior team in the early 70s
South Benfleet High Street through time
While researching my article on Benfleet Institute, (which occupied land at the top of the ...
RRS Sir David Attenborough passes Benfleet
These two pictures were taken at 10.30 am on Sunday 31st October 2021 from Benfleet while ...
Margaret Helen Mills
The piano holds a special place in my affections. It was because of this instrument ...
SOUTH BENFLEET, ABSOLUTE TREASURE, LITTLE SWITZERLAND OR SIMPLY PARADISE!
A new book about South Benfleet has recently become available.
Teddy Bears Picnic Hat for Post Box
Teddy Bears Picnic hat on the Benfleet Post Box at the corner of St Marys Close and the High Road.
Photos of Scone taken on a canoe trip
The photos below were taken by Ian Lipscomb when he and Mike Hobday took a ...
An expedition to the Scone
Firstly, we would like to say thank you for putting the Scone on your site. It is likely we would never have found her without you.
South Benfleet and Slavery in St Vincent and the Grenadines
The British Parliament outlawed the international slave trade in 1807, but it took another twenty-six years to finally abolish slavery.
The ford between South Benfleet and Canvey Island
Horse drawn wagons crossing The Creek.
Save Our Greenbelt
At 3pm on Sunday 25th July 2021, a peaceful protest was held at the offices ...
Ray View from across the Benfleet Creek.
A picture of Ray View from across the Benfleet Creek.
Seaside Hat for Post Box
Seaside Hat for Post Box on the corner of St Marys Close and the High Road for Summer 2021.
King John School - Mr Neale's Tutor Group 1972
The photo above was made available by George Webb, who also sent us some comments, ...
Benfleet FC - c.1962
A team photo
"Ah! School...the best days of my Life!"
“Ah! School…the best days of my Life!” I’ve never understood people who say that. Now ...
A sonata written by John Christian Mantel
Listen to a sonata composed by John Christian Mantel, who was the church organist at St Mary's Church in the 1700s.
Memories of Bygone Years
Arundel Road did not exist beyond the holiday bungalow next to my grandmother’s property, so we had to use her garden to walk through to Overton Road.
Benfleet Institute 1892-1932
I found the first reference to the site which The Institute came to occupy, in ...
Sport clubs in Benfleet in the early 20th Century
Photos of old sport clubs.
Arundel Road before and after it was developed
Life in Arundel Road before it was developed.
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