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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
The latest comments from this site

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William Diment
William Diment
I was very sad to learn that Bill Diment had died.  His vast...
By Shakun Banfield (Chowdhary)
On 17/09/2014
Love Laindon
Love Laindon
I note that it is six months since the last local election and as normal the...
By Ian Mott
On 17/09/2014
Ian Mott
Ian Mott
A little of my background
Hi Rob. My father's one and a third acres was compulsorily purchased for...
By Ian Mott
On 17/09/2014
Ian Mott
Ian Mott
A little of my background
Hi Ian. Small world, I'm off to an undisclosed location today for your last...
By Rob
On 17/09/2014
Ian Mott
Ian Mott
A little of my background
Hi Douglas Yes I agree that the benefits outweighed the drawbacks of living at...
By Ian Mott
On 16/09/2014
Ian Mott
Ian Mott
A little of my background
Hi Ian, I've just read you info on Dunton in particular "Mon Ami" that was...
By Douglas R Marshall
On 16/09/2014
William Diment
William Diment
I too add my tribute to William, who has made a massive contribution to the...
By ERIC PASCO
On 15/09/2014
William Diment
William Diment
We would like to echo the kind words expressed by Ken, Richard and Alan on the...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 15/09/2014
William Diment
William Diment
Bill Diment was a great asset to these archives. He had a knowlege of ...
By Alan Davies
On 14/09/2014
A Mystery Solved?
A Mystery Solved?
The "missing" level crossing.
Mention of Stanley Villa incites me to write. My grandad and family lived there...
By Roy Arber
On 14/09/2014
Isaac Levy 1852-1922
Isaac Levy 1852-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
I believe my grandad Walter Arber lived in Stanley Villa, Laindon, some time...
By Roy Arber
On 14/09/2014
William Diment
William Diment
Very sad news indeed for us regarding Bill Diment. I for one shall miss his...
By Richard Haines
On 14/09/2014
William Diment
William Diment
Gday Ian, that is very sad news indeed. I never knew Bill before this great...
By Ken Page
On 14/09/2014
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
It was a thick "pea-souper" fog that night. I was traveling home by bus from...
By Mary Cole
On 11/09/2014
Berry
Berry
The Berry Boys Amateur Boxing Club
Hi all, Mighty Mouse here (Finbarr). Just discovered this page and couldn't...
By Finbarr Murray
On 07/09/2014
Langdon Hills Primary
Langdon Hills Primary
1961 School Photograph
No 19 is my Sister Gillian Sarchet...
By Julia Rawlings
On 07/09/2014
Langdon Hills Primary
Langdon Hills Primary
1961 School Photograph
No 39 is Robin Sarchet...
By Julia Rawlings
On 07/09/2014
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Ivy Jobson married Alfred Mayhew in 1970....
By Nina Humphrey
On 07/09/2014
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Dagenham Rail Cash - Casualty List
Ivy Jobson was the only daughter of F C Jobson one of Laindon's movers and...
By alan davies
On 07/09/2014
Old Photographs of Langdon Hills
Old Photographs of Langdon Hills
These are photographs of properties South of the Railway
I remember the Primrose Lodge site very well.  We used to use it as a cut...
By Julia Rawlings nee Sarchet
On 06/09/2014
Old Photographs of Laindon
Old Photographs of Laindon
Collection of all the old Photographs that are not yet used in articles
Does everyone remember their first ice cream? It would seem so. My first ice...
By alan davies
On 03/09/2014
Old Photographs of Laindon
Old Photographs of Laindon
Collection of all the old Photographs that are not yet used in articles
On days out in Southend no other ice cream would do but Rossi.  My sister,...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 02/09/2014
Old Photographs of Laindon
Old Photographs of Laindon
Collection of all the old Photographs that are not yet used in articles
Talking of ice creams the first ones I tasted as a child were Dicky Bird's...
By Richard Haines
On 02/09/2014
Old Photographs of Laindon
Old Photographs of Laindon
Collection of all the old Photographs that are not yet used in articles
I remember my first experience of ice-cream circa 1946 when taken by my...
By Anne Burton
On 02/09/2014
Old Photographs of Laindon
Old Photographs of Laindon
Collection of all the old Photographs that are not yet used in articles
War was declared six weeks before my second birthday, so it's no wonder I...
By Mary Cole
On 01/09/2014
2014 Site Statistics
2014 Site Statistics
This will be updated each month
The 2014 statistics have been updated....
By Ian Mott
On 01/09/2014
National Dairy Festival 1957
National Dairy Festival 1957
This is an interesting point raised by Alan. The newspaper cutting provided by...
By Richard Haines
On 01/09/2014
National Dairy Festival 1957
National Dairy Festival 1957
Why were there so many milk suppliers? Was it in part that milk was a very...
By Alan Davies
On 31/08/2014
Their Name Liveth for Evermore
Their Name Liveth for Evermore
Hi Mary The war memorial along with the Silver Jubilee Fountain is...
By Ken Porter
On 31/08/2014
Their Name Liveth for Evermore
Their Name Liveth for Evermore
Last night we were privileged to see a performance of FURIOUS FOLLY an outdoor...
By Mary Cole
On 31/08/2014