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Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
I was at LHR 1956-60.  Uniform was optional.  However Prefects were...
By Georgina Nottage nee Ellingford
On 17/08/2017
History of Northumberland Avenue
History of Northumberland Avenue
Some history of the area encompassing Northumberland Avenue that is fondly remembered by Fred Taylor
Readers of this page may also like to look at the page regarding "Benenden"...
By Trevor Savage
On 17/08/2017
GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
Arterial Road Laindon
Jeakins did the removal in 1964 of my grandfather and grandma's home when...
By Trevor Paul Savage
On 17/08/2017
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
My time at this school spanned the years 1958 to 1962 inclusive and during that...
By Donald Joy
On 17/08/2017
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
Does any one remember what the uniform rules were at LHR during the 50s and 60s...
By Paul Stickland
On 17/08/2017
'Benenden' Salisbury Avenue
'Benenden' Salisbury Avenue
Hi Michael I have other family information I can share with you, email me...
By Trevor Savage
On 16/08/2017
Memory Day at the Library 29th July 2017
Memory Day at the Library 29th July 2017
An irrelevant comment I know, but it was just nice to see the name Lesley...
By Donald Joy
On 15/08/2017
'Benenden' Salisbury Avenue
'Benenden' Salisbury Avenue
I have just come across this fantastic article. I was born in 1947 to Joyce...
By Michael Pearson
On 15/08/2017
Memory Day at the Library 29th July 2017
Memory Day at the Library 29th July 2017
I can confirm that it is my cousin Peter Short.  He lived in Corona Road...
By Lesley GIbson nee Cousins
On 14/08/2017
My pre-school years
My pre-school years
My family background
My family come from Lowestoft.  My grandad Victor Sewell was brought up...
By Ronald Nisbet
On 11/08/2017
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
With all the correspondence regarding Jennifer Haberfield my curiosity became...
By Donald Joy
On 11/08/2017
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Laindon High Road School
Nina, thanks for enlightening me on Jennifer Haberfield. Such a tragic thought,...
By Richard Haines
On 10/08/2017
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
Hi Michael,  I am sure No. 51 is you. ...
By Alan Taylor
On 09/08/2017
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Laindon High Road School
Richard.  Yes Jennifer Haberfield did go on to Grammar school.  She...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 09/08/2017
William King and Ivy Parker
William King and Ivy Parker
Hi Robert, Yes I can confirm that Floss and Jim were my aunty & uncle. ...
By Paul King
On 09/08/2017
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Laindon High Road School
As I've said before on this site, I was at LHR with Jennifer Haberfield in...
By Richard Haines
On 09/08/2017
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Laindon High Road School
Christine Haberfield was a personal friend of mine.  I spent many happy...
By Georgina Nottage née Ellingford
On 07/08/2017
Tollworthy's Butchers
Tollworthy's Butchers
Tollworthy's was one of the many butchers in the Old Laindon High Road
The first 3 photos, I wonder what time of day they were taken or maybe it was a...
By Donald Joy
On 07/08/2017
Langdon Hills Primary
Langdon Hills Primary
1961 School Photograph
No. 9 is Mrs Hall, the school crossing lady....
By Danny Brown
On 06/08/2017
A Group at Markham's Chase School 1956/57.
A Group at Markham's Chase School 1956/57.
I am able to identify two of the children seated in the front row of "A group...
By Ann Dolton
On 06/08/2017
Old Photos - Jemima Chapman (nèe Rhind)
Old Photos - Jemima Chapman (nèe Rhind)
The white gate at the rear of the church, completely forgotten about until this...
By Donald Joy
On 05/08/2017
Tollworthy's Butchers
Tollworthy's Butchers
Tollworthy's was one of the many butchers in the Old Laindon High Road
Wow, so many interesting facts. With regards to the comments about Lagden's...
By Andrew Brown
On 04/08/2017
Old Photos - Jemima Chapman (nèe Rhind)
Old Photos - Jemima Chapman (nèe Rhind)
So interesting, I am researching my family tree, as I know little about my...
By Andrew Brown
On 04/08/2017
William King and Ivy Parker
William King and Ivy Parker
Hi Paul, Can you confirm that one of the Parker sisters, named Florence, is...
By Robert Springate
On 02/08/2017
Memory Day at the Library 29th July 2017
Memory Day at the Library 29th July 2017
Looking at the line up in the picture taken on the memory day of 29th of July,...
By Robert Springate
On 02/08/2017
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Laindon High Road School
That is most interesting.  I had checked for the correct spelling. ...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 01/08/2017
Stella Robinson
Stella Robinson
Lived in Langdon Hills
Hi Tricia, How is your mum and where are you all living. it would be good to...
By Andy Robinson
On 31/07/2017
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Laindon High Road School
Editor; Haberfield has only one b. I was in Jennifer's class! ...
By Richard Haines
On 31/07/2017
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Laindon High Road School
59/60 must have been a brilliant year, everyone in this photo looks happy - and...
By Richard Haines
On 30/07/2017
Langdon Hills Primary
Langdon Hills Primary
1961 School Photograph
Dr John Garson married Ruth Wynick in 1948.  Their two daughters were...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 30/07/2017