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Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
I think 34 could be Evelyn Hollington?...
By Ken Page
On 29/10/2014
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
The identity of No 24 was supplied by Ann Spooner....
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 28/10/2014
1st Laindon Scout Group
1st Laindon Scout Group
I recently searched through the national newspaper archives and found a few...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 25/10/2014
William Diment
William Diment
Rest in peace Mr Diment; you will never be forgotten....
By Andrea Ash (nee Pinnell)
On 21/10/2014
Down the Line
Down the Line
With the approval of his family we have pleasure in reproducing a book produced by the late Allan Young
Thank you for publishing this plotlands history for all to read on the website....
By Richard Haines
On 21/10/2014
Down the Line
Down the Line
With the approval of his family we have pleasure in reproducing a book produced by the late Allan Young
I have just finished reading Down The Line and would like to say how much I...
By Michelle Mason
On 21/10/2014
Natalie Williams - A Friend Indeed
Natalie Williams - A Friend Indeed
Thank you Shakun for this lovely article about your friend Natalie. ...
By Anne Burton
On 19/10/2014
Sissinghurst
Sissinghurst
Does the this name mean anything to you
I am the granddaughter of one of the Young sisters who ran the nursing...
By Carol Milligan
On 16/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
Linda mentioned Plot No. 314 on the map and the two ladies who lived there...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 16/10/2014
What you feel about the Archive
What you feel about the Archive
The home for you comments
Nice to hear from you Ian hope you are well.You brought back some good memories...
By Barry Ellerby
On 16/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
One further note on the perplexing question of public footpaths. I think it is...
By alan davies
On 16/10/2014
What you feel about the Archive
What you feel about the Archive
The home for you comments
Just a note to say how impressed I am by this archive and the efforts of the...
By Ian Reid
On 16/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
Brilliant anecdotes from Alan, I can imagine the dark figure approaching out of...
By Richard Haines
On 14/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
Two anecdotes come to mind surrounding Heathcote both dating to around the time...
By alan davies
On 14/10/2014
Laindon's Incongruities
Laindon's Incongruities
Oddities of Laindon
I think there was an influx of people from East London to Laindon which may...
By Richard Haines
On 13/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
Well done Nina what a fascinating insight into the residents and history of...
By Linda Mayes (nee Snares)
On 13/10/2014
Laindon's Incongruities
Laindon's Incongruities
Oddities of Laindon
I in no way was intending to imply that all people moving to or escaping for a...
By Ian Mott
On 13/10/2014
Bailey Family
Bailey Family
Victoria Avenue, Langdon Hills
My sister Georgina then Hahn, married David Bailey in January 1966, they now...
By Christina Sutton
On 12/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
Richard, Nina, thanks for clearing up that mystery. Very interesting but, as is...
By alan davies
On 12/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
All the comments here about displaced words on the OS map are correct. These...
By Richard Haines
On 11/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
Alan. Thank you for raising some interesting points and I completely agree with...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 11/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
Nina, the map shows lot 288 on the corner as having a building on it while lot...
By alan davies
On 11/10/2014
(CH waiting for Alan to state page numbers)Langdon Hills Primary
(CH waiting for Alan to state page numbers)Langdon Hills Primary
1961 School Photograph
No. 15 is definitely me, Alan Ross.  Can probably identify some of the...
By Alan Ross
On 10/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
Alan.  Thanks for pointing out the empty space on the map that wasn’...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 10/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
Nina, can you speculate on the rather large piece of land totally surrounded by...
By alan davies
On 10/10/2014
Heathcote - Douglas Road
Heathcote - Douglas Road
The history of a house.
Fabulous and quick research here on Douglas Road by Nina - well done indeed....
By Richard Haines
On 10/10/2014
A Memory of my Mother Savitri Devi Chowdhary 1919 - 1996
A Memory of my Mother Savitri Devi Chowdhary 1919 - 1996
I was thinking about Dr Chowdhary the other day and one thought led to another...
By alan davies
On 10/10/2014
A Memory of my Mother Savitri Devi Chowdhary 1919 - 1996
A Memory of my Mother Savitri Devi Chowdhary 1919 - 1996
Robert, your aunt Kathleen was in my class at Langdon Hills School. She sat in...
By alan davies
On 10/10/2014
A Memory of my Mother Savitri Devi Chowdhary 1919 - 1996
A Memory of my Mother Savitri Devi Chowdhary 1919 - 1996
Shakun, I have only just discovered this website after attending my uncle...
By Robert Clegg
On 09/10/2014
'Mr Laindon - Parky'
'Mr Laindon - Parky'
Anybody that has been acquainted with Laindon over the last 80 years will no doubt have come across Cliff Parkinson
As my uncle William Diment explains above, there certainly was a Parkinson who...
By Robert Clegg
On 09/10/2014