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2014 Site Statistics
2014 Site Statistics
This will be updated each month
Beatrice Road
Beatrice Road
The Auto
2014 Dunton Reunion
2014 Dunton Reunion
August 2nd
A sign of the times.
A sign of the times.
One word or two?
Laindon Schools
Laindon Schools
Crime and Punishment: Promotion and Demotion
The Swimming Pool
The Swimming Pool
Raising funds for the Swimming Pool at Laindon High Road School and Swimming Lessons at Hutton Residential School
Three Laindon Lads Go Abroad
Three Laindon Lads Go Abroad
Sixty three year ago: The First time Overseas
Summer Memory Walk - Old Church Hill
Summer Memory Walk - Old Church Hill
Sunday 13th July 2014
Old Hill Avenue
Old Hill Avenue
Pre war and the War Years, memories of people and places
Fuchsia Show
Fuchsia Show
South East Essex Fuchsia Fellowship
Markham's Farm in Langdon Hills
Markham's Farm in Langdon Hills
What happened to the family
Playground Games at Langdon Hills
Playground Games at Langdon Hills
A Laindon Lad's Memories
Memory Day 24th May 2014.
Memory Day 24th May 2014.
They came from afar.
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Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
Hi, I think you will find that number 49 is Peter Cousins. His father ran...
By Bill Lewis
On 17/08/2014
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
No.9 - Gilbey.  No. 20 - Reynolds....
By Roger Waveney
On 16/08/2014
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
Just picked up on this page and great to see so many faces from back then. What...
By Bill Lewis
On 16/08/2014
V2 on Laindon - 21st November 1944
V2 on Laindon - 21st November 1944
Where did this happen?
I have checked my records and have the following: This is a link to a modern...
By Pete Wood
On 14/08/2014
V2 on Laindon - 21st November 1944
V2 on Laindon - 21st November 1944
Where did this happen?
I came across a discussion thread led by Pete Wood on your web pages concerning...
By Nick Gowlett
On 14/08/2014
Beatrice Road
Beatrice Road
The Auto
I remember the Cleverleys whose bungalow was down the white station wooden...
By Judy Webb (nee Ranson)
On 12/08/2014
Eamonn Martin...Lion of Laindon
Eamonn Martin...Lion of Laindon
It is really nice to see Eamonn's photos on here.  I used to go to his...
By Maria Dodsworth, was (Cain)
On 10/08/2014
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Richard may very well be correct. Perhaps the Laindon Recorder reporter simply...
By Alan Davies
On 09/08/2014
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
I'm not surprised that Ivy Jobson and Brenda Buckenham spent weeks in...
By Richard Haines
On 09/08/2014
Laindon High Road School 1956
Laindon High Road School 1956
The 1956 photograph
LHS '56 Photo no.8 of 11.  No.35 Graham Willing.  No.36 Robert...
By Robert Springate
On 08/08/2014
Laindon High Road School 1956
Laindon High Road School 1956
The 1956 photograph
LHR '56 photo.  No. 6 Ruth Bennison ...
By Robert Springate
On 06/08/2014
Laindon High Road School 1956
Laindon High Road School 1956
The 1956 photograph
LHR '56 photo.  No. 9 is Robert Murray - lives Cornwall....
By Robert Springate
On 06/08/2014
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Nina, one of the things that jumps out at me from the Laindon Recorder articles...
By Alan Davies
On 05/08/2014
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Alan.  On looking through further copies of the Laindon Recorder, I have...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 05/08/2014
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Hi Alan.  There was some further information in the Laindon Recorder on...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 05/08/2014
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Nina, thanks for these details. My mother, Marjorie, was killed in the crash...
By Mike Fruin
On 05/08/2014
A sign of the times.
A sign of the times.
One word or two?
I forgot to mention that Langdon Hills is mentioned in The Doomsday Book...
By Ellen English Nee Burr
On 05/08/2014
A sign of the times.
A sign of the times.
One word or two?
Hi Rob,  I have a print that I got from Essex Records Office 1678 and it...
By Ellen English Nee Burr
On 05/08/2014
Commemoration of start of WW I
Commemoration of start of WW I
With respect, may I correct a couple of things mentioned in...
By Alan Davies
On 05/08/2014
A sign of the times.
A sign of the times.
One word or two?
Interesting indeed my friends ......however my Victorian print by William...
By Rob Wood
On 04/08/2014
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Both Brenda and Ivy routinely appeared on stage with the Langdon Players....
By Alan Davies
On 04/08/2014
Commemoration of start of WW I
Commemoration of start of WW I
To say that Rupert Brooke was a casualty of the war is somewhat misleading...
By Richard Haines
On 04/08/2014
A sign of the times.
A sign of the times.
One word or two?
If it were possible to do the research, I am sure we would discover that 90% of...
By Alan Davies
On 04/08/2014
Laindon High Road School 1930s
Laindon High Road School 1930s
The Early Days
Re teacher numbers. On 24th July 1957, the Laindon Recorder published an...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 04/08/2014
Laindon High Road School 1956
Laindon High Road School 1956
The 1956 photograph
LHR Photo '56 (photo 7 of 11).  No. 51 Michael Simmons.  No. 30...
By Robert Springate
On 04/08/2014
Keith Bott
Keith Bott
Chris, thank you for that info. Is there any way I can contact you to get...
By David Shearcroft
On 04/08/2014
A sign of the times.
A sign of the times.
One word or two?
Hi Ellen.  Yes it’s fascinating isn’t it?  However I...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 04/08/2014
A sign of the times.
A sign of the times.
One word or two?
Hi Nina, Yes, very interesting about signs for Langdon Hills/Laindon Hills. ...
By Ellen English Nee Burr
On 04/08/2014
Commemoration of start of WW I
Commemoration of start of WW I
Nina that's a good memory you have of a brave grandfather, so many did not...
By Richard Haines
On 04/08/2014
Commemoration of start of WW I
Commemoration of start of WW I
My mother Jessica Devine was born in Bethnal Green on 8th July 1914.  One...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 04/08/2014