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“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
Benfleet Creek Tidal Barrier
1943 - 1.25" to the mile - Benfleet Chart - Soundings in feet
1907 - Sea View Estate
Essex Record Office
Lledo model van with Benfleet livery
from the "View vans" souvenir series
Extreme weather in Benfleet
A summary of incidents first displayed at the Archive's annual show
The Prout Brothers - pioneers in the development of catamarans
A local international success story
High Warren fruit farm
Located off Vicarage Hill adjacent to Hilltop fruit farm
Benfleet Sea Scouts
1841 Tithe map for the Parish of South Benfleet
Courtesy of the Essex Record Office
1867 - 25" to the mile - Ordnance Survey map of South Benfleet
© British Library Board
Lived at no 92 St Mary’s Drive; Aunty May used to baby sit us!!
Weddings in Benfleet
Iris Gould was a great friend and have lost touch. Does anyone have her address for me ?
The Brickmaking Work Force
A very interesting article. My ancestors were brickmakers living in Lower Halstow, Kent from 1861 who then moved to the...
The ‘Scone’, when owned by Steve Mallett
Thank you Steve for replying. I heard that Diane Craigie, the photographer owned the boat at some stage. Do you...
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